The tomb of Murasaki Shikibu, Kyoto
Murasaki Shikibu's tomb is located in Kyoto, just south of the Kitaoji-Horikawa intersection. It
lies next to the grave of Ono no Takamura, an ancestor of Heian-era beauty
and poet, Ono no Komachi.
The tomb lies behind a
can be seen in Autumn.
Admirers can light a candle
at the grave.
Entrance to the tomb.