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When the Mountains Call

Anmona Handique Mahanta

Japan has been a home to beautiful landscapes, traditionally rich sites, fascinating shrines and temples, blooming gardens, and the forever enriching Sakura or cherry blossoms and the enthralling charisma of autumn leaves. And today, through this article I would like to take you to a magical world where all these enrapturing treasures are exquisitely clubbed in one place. This place is known as Nara, precisely, the country’s first permanent capital and the seat of the Emperor (Source-Internet). A home to 1300 years old architecture, old temples and shrines, Nara is also a home with fine gardens, museum, seasonal blossoms and most inte