祥瑞寺の紅葉(11月編) ~Honkatata/本堅田 213

祥瑞寺本堂と紅葉

祥瑞寺の建物(※方丈)は、ご覧のとおりの美しさで、鎌倉期の禅寺の建築様式を伝えるものです。1919(大正8)年の大火で焼失しましたが、1933(昭和8)年に、以前の姿そのままに再建されました。

※方丈:寺院の住職が生活する建物。室町時代中期以降は仏像や祖師像が安置されるようになり、本堂の役割を担う建物とされた。(wikipedia

堅田の写真(滋賀県大津市本堅田) 本堅田 祥瑞寺20 「11月の祥瑞寺2」 2009.11.26  11:52

■撮影地:祥瑞寺(臨済宗大徳寺派)■拝観:境内自由(本堂・開山堂の拝観は要予約) ■住所:滋賀県大津市本堅田1丁目27-20■TEL: 077-572-2171

It is Syouzuiji temple in Katata that Ikkyu, who was a famous priest in the 15th century, self-trained from 22 years old to 34 years old. He realized spiritual enlightenment on the beach in Katata. Shouzui-ji temple is the beauty as looking ! It is the architecture of the temple belonging to the Zen sect of Kamakura period (the 13th century).Although the temple was burned down by the conflagration of 1919 (Taisho 8) years, it was rebuilt by the former figure as it was for 1933 (Showa 8) years.We can see the figure of the temple like his looking.
photograph of Katata,Otsu,Shiga,Japan  Honkatata  Syouzuiji  temple 20  “Syouzuiji temple in November”2   2009.11.26  11:52