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Shorinji, Sakurai

#7 of 26 in Historic Sites in Sakurai
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • Located a bit remote place and it makes this temple very quite and peaceful place. What makes this temple very attractive is its statue of Kwannon build in 6th century! It is truly a masterpiece and.....  more »
  • It is said that in 712, the eldest child of Fujiwara Kamashi was founded as a separate temple of Tabumine Myorakuji Temple (now Danzan Shrine). It is said that in the Edo period, sexual genshin was re-established by transferring the Hensho-in Temple of Miwayama Equality Temple. Thank you very much, we received the "Eleven-faced Kannon Pass" of the National Treasure (the 11-sided Kannon Statue of Kiso-Dried Lacquer) and the "Kyuka-den" seal.
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  • I had a sutra experience. The Buddha statue is so beautiful that I would like you to see it at once. The view from the temple is also very good.
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