Five storied Pagoda which is wrapped in autumnal scenery
The peony is beautiful in spring, and colored leaves are wonderful in autumn.
Look around the figure that Five storied Pagoda and the neighboring mountains are stained with autumnal scenry.
Hase is the head temple of a large branch of the Shingon sect and has 3,000 branch temples throughout Japan.
The area “Hase” has been a sacred place since ancient times and was described in Japanese classicai Iiteratures such as the “Tale of Genji” and the “Myriad Leaves Collection”.
Hase Temple is called the “Sacred Temple of flowers “and is also known as the 8th temple of the Kannon Pilgrimage to 33 Sites in Saigoku (Western Japan, kansai).
Pilgrims can enjoy seasonal flowers:cherry blossoms and peonies in spring,Japanese hydrangeas in summer, maples in autumn and winter peonies in winter.
Five Storied Pagoda
It is beautiful Five storied Pagoda build in 1954,was the first pagoda constructed World War Ⅱ.
This Pagoda is praised for its beauty and called the “exdallent pagoda of the Showa Period.
It is made in the cliff.A view is splendid ,and fresh green is beautiful in spring, and clobbered leaves are wonderful in autumn .
The main hall housing the Buddha of Compassion was reconstructed by the 3rd shogun Tokugawa Iemitsu.
This magnificent building was designeted as a National Treasure in 2004 and hus a platform projecting out form the cliff and provides spectacular views.
The spring peony is beautiful, too.
Adress:731-1 Hase Sakurai-shi Nara
Access:From kintetsu Hase-dera station walk 15 min.
レンズ：Vrio-TessarT*E 16-70m F4 ZA OSS