After Saga's death, a Buddhist temple complex was established at the site. Imperial princes were often appointed as abbot of the temple.
In the 14th century, the temple came to be associated with the Kameyama branch of the Imperial family.
Related pages change
- Richie, Donald. (1995). Daikaku-ji, The Temples of Kyoto, pp. 60-63.
- Young, David et al. (2005). The Art of the Japanese Garden, p. 72
- Ponsonby-Fane, Richard. (1966). Kyoto: the Old Capital of Japan (794-1869), p. 135.
- Ponsonby-Fane, p. 136; Varley, H. Paul. (1980). Jinnō Shōtōki, p. 237.
- Richie, p. 62.
Other websites change
Media related to Daikaku-ji at Wikimedia Commons
- Daikaku-ji website (in Japanese)
- Japan-guide.com, Daikaku-ji
- Kyoto National Museum -- "Treasures of Daikaku-ji," including portrait of Go-Uda and the former-emperor's will Archived 2006-10-13 at the Wayback Machine