[Bundle] Kyoto's Most Famous Gardens   (京都の名庭園)

Buy a bundle of eBooks about Kyoto's most famous gardens!

This bundle contains our guide books about the Kinkaku-ji temple, the Ginkaku-ji temple, Ryoan-ji and the moss temple Saiho-ji.
You will find four single pdf files in the downloads, featuring one garden in each book, each worth $1.95. You will save $0.80 with buying all together.

The books contain:

Kinkaku-ji

  • Introduction
  • Historical Background
  • History of the Temple and the Garden
  • Buildings and Garden
  • Jenny's impressions
  • Questions for Hayano-San
  • Eating and Drinking
  • Directions
  • 11 pages
  • 19 illustrations
  • 17 MB
 

Ginkaku-ji

  • Introduction
  • Historical Background - The Muromachi period
  • and Ashikage Yoshimasa
  • History of the temple and the Garden
  • Buildings and garden
  • Jenny's impressions
  • Omiyage from Kyoto
  • How to get there
  • 10 pages
  • 30 illustrations
  • 11 MB
 


Ryoan-ji

  • Introduction
  • History of the temple
  • The Rock Garden of Ryoan-ji
  • Around the Rock Garden
  • Sub temples of Ryōan-ji
  • Around the pond
  • How to get there
  • Other temples near Ryoanji
  • 15 pages
  • 37 illustrations/pictures
  • 30 MB
 


Saiho-ji

  • History of the temple
  • Buildings of the temple
  • Musō Soseki's Garden Philosophy
  • The Moss
  • The Lower Garden
  • The Upper Garden
  • Jenny's impressions
  • Registration process
  • How to get there
  • Literature
  • 18 pages
  • 84 illustrations
  • 19.3 MB
 
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