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Jojakko-ji // Where Moss and Maple Leaves Meet in Kyoto Arashimaya | plingthinks
Nestled in the quieter part of the renowned Arashiyama district is Jojakko-ji 常寂光寺. A charming temple hidden away at the base of Mount Ogura and off the beaten path, its unassuming beauty is often underrated. During autumn, it's a place where Japanese maple leaves, ginkgo trees, and moss meet in an explosion of colors.