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Kitain, Kawagoe

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Visit the revered Buddhist temple of Kitain, and admire the 540 stone statues of Buddha's disciples, each wearing its own facial expression. A typical Zen style encloses the shrine, whose foundations date to the 8th century, giving the complex a tranquil and spiritual ambiance. One of the interesting points consists of rooms from the original Edo castle, dismantled and reassembled here. These include a kitchen, toilets, a bathroom, and the room where the third Tokugawa shogun was born. Contemplate in the prayer building and walk through the peaceful cemetery. A small onsite shop sells snacks and amulets. Add Kitain to your Kawagoe travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Kawagoe itinerary maker.
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  • 喜多院是與江戶將軍德川家淵源深厚的寺院,內有538尊羅漢像,各有笑臉、哭臉、怒顏等等各種表情。搭乘巡迴巴士可以輕鬆到達。  more »
  • When an event such as new year's day to come as well as large-sized buses and crowded. Guests can enjoy is near Narita Mountain Temple, away from the city-built, like shrines in this area alone. Is included, but between the Kasuga and gohyakurakan spectacular, and also by paying the entrance fee is worth a look. By the way I am not interested in Buddhism man is to repeat several times.
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  • Never capped a nokyo-sho has visited several times, so we went. Nokyo-Sho is not the main, towards the main guests at the entrance of the building on the right. Take off your shoes up, waiting at the table while you tour (charges apply) during the write. Third Shogun Tokugawa Iemitsu Kasuga station fostered a dressing room has been relocated from Edo Castle. The main shrine up the wide staircase. There are string leads to the Acala. I had just started chanting and cleansed themselves. In this chorus of Beethoven's ninth in October; Like voice climbs into the night sky, is fantastic.
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