Jishoji Temple

The temple was build on a hill in the west side area of the Tamagawa river. The "Mokkoku tree" on the west direction has been designated as a natural monument by Tokyo metropolis government. The height of the species, "Mokkoku", is usually up to 6 m, but that of this tree is 22 m, it is very unusual.

Copyright: Taro Tsubomura
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10450x5225
Taken: 19/01/2013
Uploaded: 20/01/2013
Updated: 09/07/2014


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