Koyasan Danjo Garan, Koya-cho

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Head to Koyasan Danjo Garan for a peaceful atmosphere in the midst of tall shady trees. Established in 816 CE, the shrine features about 20 temples, mostly reconstructions of the original buildings. Taking almost 70 years to complete from 816 CE, the complex’s oldest building, the great pagoda, has been destroyed five times, mostly by lightning strikes. Also find Kondo, which has been rebuilt six times due to being destroyed by fire during its history. It dates back to 819 CE and is used to host religious ceremonies. For Koyasan Danjo Garan and beyond, use our Koya-cho online day trip planner to get the most from your Koya-cho vacation.
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  • The temple, next to the temple. One prettier than the other. And between them Buddhist monastery. Where nakarmią, napoją. You can listen to a Buddhist monk sermons (in Japanese). Visit the monastery Museum. All nice and tight.
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  • This is where the incision koya-San are you master your time, began construction of the first and foremost. To water was poured into the construction of towers and Daishi is actually Earth, based on esoteric thought. As representing the "womb of Mandala" World Temple at Temple, said.
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  • This is a really peaceful temple complex in Koyasan. Clearly, lots of tourists do not make the journey up to Koyasan. As such, in April, it was very quiet and incredibly pleasant. A very tranquil expe...  more »

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