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月橋院は「指月山 月橋院」と言います。この山には豊臣秀吉が築いた指月伏見城があって秀吉との親交が深かったようで月見の宴などを行われていたようです。由緒ある寺院でそれだけに風格があります。場所は京都外環状殿の観月橋から東へ数分のところにあります。 more »Tsukihashi-in is called "Mt. Thimatsuki Tsukihashiin". There was a Mezuki Fushimi Castle built by Hideyoshi Toyotomi in this mountain, and it seems that the friendship with Hideyoshi was deep, and the feast etc. of the moon viewing were done. It is a historical temple and has its style. The location is a few minutes east of Kangetsu Bridge in Kyoto Outer Ring Hall.
道路側の山門前は車寄せ兼駐車場となっており車での参拝も考慮されていました。秀吉所縁の曹洞宗寺院のようで、京都市による詳細な高札型説明板が設置されていました。大きな石に "指月山月橋禅院" と刻まれていました。 more »Gate before road-side parking curbside at the shrine in the car also was considered. With Hideyoshi êi Soto Zen Temple and was fitted with advanced high tag description plate by the Kyoto City. In a large stone was engraved with "shigetsu mountain Moon bridge Zen Institute".
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