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Echizen Daibutsu, Katsuyama

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  • travelling in late February, the snow around was a great background to visiting. We arrived at 4pm and the hours stared 9am to 5pm. Unfortunately closed. Disappointed. We found the Ono Castle also clo...  more »
  • In Katsuyama did Tada-san decree, a pleasure dome be built for all to see. Sat within an incense-perfumed hall, Was Great Buddha some 17 meters tall, keeping council with five-score bodhisattva, benea...  more »
  • Great place! Me and my family went to the dinosaur museum and finished there before planned. Then we looked for another attraction nearby and found this place. I was very surprised! The ticket cost on...  more »
  • Soothing!
  • Honesty "ruins Buri to five-star", I do not want money until I saw the statue of Buddha. "Gold soon opens all doors of hell" indeed and yes I am. More importantly, I feel there is worth a visit to the ruins of a souvenir shop in the front. "One shot, making even..." And of greed for money to people living on a deserted Buri. Take a look at the other face of deep Buddhist world savor.
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  • Anyway all scales are big! Historic buildings would not build a temple of this scale in Japan right now you can't become quite gorgeous and the Interior and exterior. Because I think more tourists, is known for being close to the Dinosaur Museum, Katsuyama Castle Museum with Qing Dai Temple should appeal city is more.
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  • Rattle is good. So big Buddha shrine is huge. There is powerful. Admission is ¥ 500.
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  • Heavy snow has got in. Buddha is quite large, worth a look and. Teachings on Gida (anannda) like the picture was personally. It was unfortunately just because of snow 上renakatta the five-storied pagoda.
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