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閑臥庵 Kyoto,Kanga An
Japan

黄檗禅宗 瑞芝山 【閑臥庵

Copyright: Kudo kenji photograph
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8800x4400
Caricate: 26/01/2013
Aggiornato: 24/04/2014
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Tags: kyoto; temple; kangaan; zuishi-zan; autumn leaves
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