Byodo-in Ho'o-do
  Amida-do Hall, commonly known as Ho'o-do (the Phoenix Hall), and it's reflection on Aji-ike pond. The Phoenix Hall is believed to be called so because it's ground plan looks like a bird spreading its wings. The main hall on the island of Aji-ike pond was built in the year 1053 and is now a national treasure.
April 30, 2008