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60th Anniversary Series

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"60th Anniversary Series of the Enforcement of the Local Autonomy Kyoto Prefecture"
Date of Issue: 27th October 2008

 

  1. Illustration of "Genji Monogatari Emaki"
    (a classic work of Japanese literature).

  2. Weeping cherry tree (Cerasus spachiana f. spachiana).

  3. A thatched roof.

  4. The tea garden and Kizyusenji-temple.

  5. The sandbar of Amanohashidate, Miyazu.

Illustration:
Five-story pagoda of Tō-ji. Kyoto's Daimonji-yaki (Gozan no Okuribi) bonfire lit during the Obon festival (August 16) . The illustration shows the largest of the five giant bonfires on Nyoigatake, (Mount Daimonji). The chinese character of the fire is meaning "large" or "great:"

 

 

 
  1. Illustration of "Genji Monogatari Emaki"
    (a classic work of Japanese literature).

  2. Weeping cherry tree (Cerasus spachiana f. spachiana).

  3. A thatched roof.

  4. The tea garden and Kizyusenji-temple.

  5. The sandbar of Amanohashidate, Miyazu.

Illustration:
Five-story pagoda of Tō-ji. Kyoto's Daimonji-yaki (Gozan no Okuribi) bonfire lit during the Obon festival (August 16) . The illustration shows the largest of the five giant bonfires on Nyoigatake, (Mount Daimonji). The chinese character of the fire is meaning "large" or "great:"

 

 

 

 

 

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