The Sanzenin Temple in Ohara supposedly was founded by Saicho the founder of Tendai Buddhism. The views from the temple grounds are picturesque and the grounds lovely.
A view of nearby mountains from the temple grounds.
Another view of the mountains and a building on the property.
A view into the gardens. So lovely and peaceful.
The figures on the ground may be Jizo or Hotai.
These buddha figures represent donations made by many many people.
A peaceful walk down along a small waterfall.
Wow, red leaves on a small maple tree in mid May. Where I live in Vermont early leaf changes are, unfortunately caused by acid rain....