Daigo-ji Temple, Kyoto

Founded by the monk Shobo (Rigen Daishi) in 874, Daigo-ji lies just outside Kyoto and the mountain-top Kami Daigo-ji is the 11th stop on the Saigoku Kannon pilgrimage.

Daigoji Temple Benten Shrine

Shrine dedicated to Benten.

The temple's five-storey pagoda was built in 951 and is the oldest wooden structure in Kyoto prefecture.

Daigoji Temple Pagoda

Daigo-ji pagoda.

Daigoji Temple Kondo


Daigoji Temple Buddhas

Buddha images on the path to Kami Daigoji.

Daigoji Temple Niomon


Daigoji Temple Yakushi

Yakushi Nyorai.