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Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Kyoto | by Christopher Chan
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Kyoto

The temple dates back to 798, but the present buildings were constructed in 1633. The temple takes its name from the waterfall within the complex, which runs off the nearby hills. Kiyomizu (清水) means pure water, clear water or limpid water. (Wikipedia)

 

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Taken on January 28, 2008