June 30, 2017

Garden in Shibamata Taishakuten Temple

This Japanese style garden is located at the back of the main hall of Shibamata Taishakuten temple.
You can view the garden from the exterior corridor which surround the garden.

Shooting date : May 29, 2017

June 26, 2017

Wood Carvings at Shibamata Taishakuten Temple

There is a temple hall named Taishakudo in Shibamata Taishakuten temple.
Outer walls of the hall are decorated with many beautiful carvings.
Especially, ten carved wood panels set on the walls are stunning.
Those are scenes in the stories from Lotus Sutra.

Shooting date : May 29, 2017

June 14, 2017

Taishakudo and the Pine Tree

When you go through the main gate of Shibamata Taishakuten temple, you will see the temple hall named Taishakudo infront of you.
There is a large Japanese black pine tree by the hall.

Shooting date : May 29, 2017

June 11, 2017

Gate of Shibamata Taishakuten Temple

If you walk along the approach to Shibamata Taishakuten Temple from Shibamata station, you will see the graceful gate.
When getting to the gate, you will realize how beautiful it's details are.
The gate named Nitenmon was built in 1896.

Shooting date : May 29, 2017