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Daien-ji, Meguro

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  • We came across this temple on our way to see Cat exhibit at nearby hotel. The temple is small, but happy little buddhas everywhere. Worth a stop.  more »
  • daienji temple is a peaceful sanctuary with 500 statues of 'arhats' (enlighteneded beings) commemorating the great fire of 1772 which was believed to have started from this temple. it is nice to get a...  more »
  • Daienji enshrines 500 Arhat statuettes . In 1772 Edo suffered one of its worst fires and the blaze claimed many lives. Daienji was built to commemorate them and many small statues depicting Rakan were...  more »
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  • Quiet temple surrounded by high rises. Good place for a break to forget Tokyo's hustle bustle. Located in the middle of a very steep slope, it is also a way to catch your breath for a minute!
  • Beautiful and very clean. It can be very crowded.
  • ☆ meiwa fire because of erroneous 2/29/1772 4/1/1772 great fire of meireki in 1657, the cultural conflagration in 1806, and with one of the three great fire of Edo. Nakameguro apartment Hill, Meguro passer we fire and also called for the fire from the vicinity of Meguro-Ku infraorder black 1-current. Circle Temple of Meguro, fires are arson by Michihiro kunisuke bushu Kumagai lost that priest is fire source. Fanned by winds from the Southwest fire fire circle Temple of Meguro at 13 2/29/1772 (4/1/1772), linen, Kyobashi, Japan bridge, killing, devoured the Samurai House in the castle town Edo driven Kanda, senju district. Once extinguished in Kozuka plateau near, but at 18 o'clock from HONGO re fire and the baked komagome, Negishi. Seemed extinguished at noon on 30 days (4/2), 3/1 (4/3) 10 o'clock from Bakuro-cho again re fire and spreads to the East, Japan area devastated. The town was burned 934, feudal bridge 169, 170, Temple 382 counted. Exceeded the death toll is 14700 people, missing the 4,000 people. The victims of the Sanno shrine, Kanda Myojin, yushima Tenjin shrine, Higashi honganji Temple, yushima Temple. The burned residence of tanuma okitsugu just became old. By shōtarō ikenami's novel "hankachō" hero "onihei" arsonist m.Watanabe a. Hasegawa, deeper than his father, and capture by Hasegawa Nobuo bring thieves break Secretary under the 4/1772, 6/21/1772, 7/21/1772 city cabling on the in Kozuka at the stake was punishable. Meiwa fire nearly 90 years ago, tenna fire, met at the temple where yaoya oshichi was burned out by the 1/25/1683-Gil 3 missed, Yoshida to once again see the fire, and was burned at the stake in seven lover Gil three after West luck person, circle Temple is the Tomb.
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  • Tendai pine Hiroshi Madoka Temple.  0/1624 (1624), Kojin slope in front of the temple to carve out the yudonosan Ocean seikaku hoin, enshrines the Dainichi KANAWA, opened the Dojo of the prayer is said and its beginnings.  "Kiyoshi 涼寺-Buddha statue" (national cultural property), "juichimen Kannon statue" (district designated cultural property), three-sided Pagoda statue (Yamanote gods), such as.  Gohyakurakan and fire from the temple during the Edo period, 2/1772 (1772), baked 628-Cho in Edo, many deaths (three great Edo fires), built its Memorial Service for Shaka triad and 16 disciples, statues, etc. "great circle Temple stone Buddhas" (city designated cultural properties); Wooden Amida-Dou is associated with fire "wooden Buddha statue of Amida Sanson" (Gu-designated cultural property), Yao and seven Western luck people, 7 jizo are enshrined.  The passer slope paving stone road Memorial Monument (-designated cultural property), "Meguro River Bridge Memorial ikioiita Buddhist Saint statue (district-designated cultural property), West luck grave (West luck yaoya oshichi lover Gil after the priest's name), such as is. Yakushi Nyorai statues, beam gold leaf to the unwell body cure cure, interesting. Gassho-zukuri
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  • small but very cosy Shrine on a steep downhill between towering buildings. I spent 20 minutes there, but for the most part simply photographed sculptures. Me they always seem very interesting. Primarily due to the fact that someone makes them:) given their detail and emotion, they always make me delight.
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