Adventures in Kyoto May 15
Replying to @KyotoDailyPhoto
ICHIJO-JI (一乗寺)- Although Ichijo-ji's (一乗寺) origins are hazy, in the 9thC the hills were alive with dozens of temples founded by the Tendai sect. The temple was long seen as a refuge from the world. Certainly Ichijo-ji existed in the 2nd half of the 9thC. 11/17