KOYASAN IMAGES: DANJO GARAN, PT. 2

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11nov14. Koyasan, Japan.

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KOYASAN IMAGES: DANJO GARAN, PT. 1

Danjo Garan is one of the two most sacred sites in Koyasan. Koyasan was founded right here on this ground, in the 9th Century.

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11nov14. Koyasan, Japan.

KOYASAN IMAGES: OKUNOIN CEMETERY PT. 1

Kukai’s mausoleum is here. Kūkai (空海), also known posthumously as Kōbō-Daishi (弘法大師 The Grand Master Who Propagated the Buddhist Teaching) – created a retreat in Mt. Koya in 816. (wiki)

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