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Ennō-ji Temple, Kamakura
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  • When I came to Kamakura is almost always I may go to a shrine. Enma daio Center the number of God in hell. Each God is judge of human behavior. To come here and lie cheats I must however not humans. Take a look at visit once. On the right side of the street from the Kita-Kamakura Kamakura head. Somewhat opposite kencho-ji Temple, located in the area.
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  • Of luck, by the designated Devil King awesome. Though it is scary or wherever wistful. Third spell, has confessed.
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  • Hydrangeas in full bloom in mid-June we visited. Kita-Kamakura at meigetsu, kencho-ji Temple and around did. Is known to Yama the great King-, meigetsu people tired, tired walking to kencho-ji Temple, here is what I thought, but then walked through the gates. Temple was small but nice. The ten kings meet in the afterlife's I, are lined up. That grow "Devil King statue in the temple is called"Devil laughing"that seems to be laughing and have put baby's name in the circles meet Temple is called with"Devil child". From the great King also Devil actually saw in Kyoto is your face gently, smiling already had.
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  • In nokyo-sho about this famous Temple. Tells me to wait while watching images of the Temple of the ten kings and ask for nokyo-sho. One at a time and writing descriptions, reading is fun. Photography is prohibited. I can see there is only. Please us because he used double-sided temple at to run behind the pretty solid measures to
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  • Visit 2016 / 03 / 08 and 04 / 24. Called ten kings mandapam, also known as Yama. Enshrines the ten kings who meets in the underworld after death. The 0/1250 (1250), Satoshi (chigaku) Zen priest's temple. According to the bibliography of the Edo era "shinpen kamakurashi" Yuan Ying-ji Temple, "YUI moths in the Southeast Beach Torii" and is reportedly have to hase area was earlier.  By 0/1703 (1703) earthquake and tsunami damage was moved to its present location. Worshipping the King Yama wooden statue at Kamakura sculptor, unkei's work and said country important cultural asset. In his later years due to disease unkei was pulled in front of the Yama said do show it to people and making my sculpture from going back to the strict, bounced back. From the legend.... looks are smiling statue carved by unkei with a laugh, because that old 'laughing devil' also known as the familiar. Buddha besides the demon graduate (kisotsu) statue, capitation cane (jinntoujou), ten kings wood is famous. National important cultural property: wooden Kutchan students God (gushoujinn) statue, prefectural important cultural properties: wooden steal cloth grandmother (dtsueb) statue.
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  • Photography is prohibited, but seem to be laughing Devil Satan mainly there are images for 10 people. Describes the aspect of decision of court from across the river Styx, left around from the front right hand and plead. Description and origin of the grade, was interesting.
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  • It is a small temple. Admission fee: 200 yen. And Yama the great statue of the country important cultural asset, are impressive.
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  • The Temple of the Rinzai sect. Ten Kings image and enma daio is. With user-friendly image description.
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