Kohfukuji-temple was built in about 1300 years ago. However, this building is one that was rebuilt what was destroyed repeatedly, such as lightning and war, to be extant.
And reconstruction projects of a grand cathedral is underway today.
This Kohfukuji-temple is has become a landscape representing the Nara located in the Nara Park, many tourists visit.
By the way, it is a convenient location, a 5-minute walk from Kintetsu Nara Station.
This painting as it looked from a building on the west side neighborhood, and offer views to the five-story pagoda and back the Southern octagonal hall in front.