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Japan's Eiheiji Temple: A Night's Stay in the 13th Century


Offbeat  (tags: Japan, lifestyle, buddist temple )

Louise
- 713 days ago - reuters.com
If you want to glimpse life that has not changed much in eight centuries, Eiheiji temple in the mountains just outside Fukui city in central Japan is the place to find it.



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Marcia M (27)
Saturday December 5, 2015, 12:32 pm
I think it would be wonderful to spend some time there. Thanks for the post Louise.
 

Kathleen M (231)
Saturday December 5, 2015, 1:00 pm
Fascinating! Thanks for sharing, Louise.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 5, 2015, 5:20 pm
It's beautiful! thanks
 

Animae C (511)
Sunday December 6, 2015, 3:37 am
Magical place, would love to stay there!!!
The Zen monks bop you with a stick if you fall asleep while meditating!

Thanx Louse
 

Past Member (0)
Monday December 7, 2015, 4:48 am
there should be more places like this for lay people who want to take a break from the craziness of the world
 

Charles Wallis (111)
Monday December 7, 2015, 8:03 am
TFTS
 
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