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Gotanjoji, Echizen

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  • Rumors welcomed lots of cats. Cat-lovers may place perfect. Like Soto certified training center in plenty (CAT Chang from so few) young and bousann training he is likely.
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  • Simply cat Temple, welcomed by a lot of cat. It's very original, Nora? It was the lie to plump and very bland has. Their hair is beautiful. Also managed properly. During the lecture for the bus to set aside was hot? Sneak CAT had got so worried about driver. (Lol) or under the car when you leave, or start very slowly, was careful. Has a really bland. This sermon and Zazen experience we also. Experience Zazen, basi was! I thought of, but completely without the spoken about Zen breathing method and its advantages. Zen also useful in day to day life in the showers. Something neat. Let's talk about. Old temples like a bit disappointing, the new temple is? , Including the sermon and the Zen experience, cat and touch, it was a good experience.
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  • Because they live near to the heav'nly in January-I heard at a pace of 2. I had about 50 years ago, but recently, fewer hot days, cold days especially cannot meet. When is full of cars towards the holidays come from other provinces, such as local people why I sorry will be gone. Hope to see lots of cat, look at spring and warm weather of autumn. Or I think come dine time from 3:30. It is fun watching begin to fidget and flock from 3:00.
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  • Take a normal temple. Drop cats to attract tourists. Sell overpriced products and install donation boxes saying that it's to take care of the cats (looks like they eating like tigers :p). It's alright but I wish a cooler and nicer temple did that, at least. You also need to be lucky to see the cats strolling around the temple, they were hiding under the benches when I went.
  • Friendly cat bringing in too close to the highway and go in the other seasons level summer coming out of nowhere from from what I seen, so I thought it pretty good
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  • Original travel is not a temple, but many are protected through the good offices of the head priest of generous cat. Originally the temple priest who trained for so earnestly immersed in cat, do not interfere with his training. Still lot of cats in your environment and are surprised by the. Like cats like people coming from around the country at the parking lot just outside number. Some inconsiderate people abandoned cats come and know the words. Temple here is temple for the throwing away cat is not. Let's obey minimum manner. Like our cat is a cat-lover said here. You want to visit again.
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  • Famous as cat Temple. Feral cats to protect the transfer is done. Want to know things before buying animals, such animals have
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  • Temple full of cat all over the place daily could cat toy and soliciting donations for the cat priest loves cats very important and a very friendly cats to meet and cooperate, three must be daily your cat ' is
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