Temples around Ōfuna Botanical Garden

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Ōfuna Botanical Garden is 1km from Ōfuna Station. Around Ōfuna Botanical Garden, there are some temples. Some of them have good precincts where plants are well-maintained.

Kujō-ji is located near a shopping mall at Ueki area where is short walk from the Ōfuna Botanical Garden. It is a Nichiren temple. It has beautiful plants. When I visited there, double cherry was beautiful.

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Backing toward the Botanical Garden, there are Enkō-ji and Teisō-ji. They are small temples, but both has beautiful plants.

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Waking from Botanical Garden, after passing a tunnel, there is Ryūhō-ji. It has a temple gate which looks like Gokuraku-ji's one. A main hall is other side of a long approach. Both side of the approach, you can see various plants and enjoy various flowers of four seasons.

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Back through the tunnel and go through first path after exit the tunnel, you can reach to Gyokusen-ji. There is a statue of Kobo Daishi in front of the main hall. There is Jizo, called "greedy Jizo". It means that this Jizo greedily wants to grant everyone's wish.

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