A walk down Kodaiji (高台寺) Temple

We discover Kodaiji (高台寺) Temple by accident after our visit to Kiyomizu-dera (清水寺). Located at the foot of Higashiyama Ryozen Mountains in Kyoto. The temple was established in 1606 by Kita-no-Mandokoro (1548-1624) in memory of her late husband Toyotomi Hideyoshi (1536-1598). Kita-no-Mandokoro was also known as Nene. She later became a priestess and assumed the name of … More A walk down Kodaiji (高台寺) Temple