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Zenkoku-ji Temple, Shinjuku

(3.5/5 based on 140 reviews on the web)
Get in touch with your spiritual side at Zenkoku-ji Temple, an iconic, bright red Tokyo sanctuary surrounded by a busy market. An informed guide on the site will tell you all about this impressive piece of 16th century architecture, featuring shrines filled with colorful offerings and an attractive fountain. Located between Kagurazaka and Ligabashi stations, the temple can be accessed via a convenient walk through a market area. The chief deity of the temple, Bishamonten, originally came from India to Japan to protect places where Buddha taught. The temple hosts many festivals year-round and offers plenty of souvenirs. Make Zenkoku-ji Temple a part of your Tokyo vacation plans using our Tokyo vacation generator.
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  • It is some splendid temples from iidabashi station, go up the kagurazaka. We are dedicated to bishamonten. I felt good and lighted paper lanterns at the gate there was a visit at night on weekdays. Explore the wider environment, so I think good is stopped on the way.
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  • It is a popular kagurazaka Temple. Fine is a fine statue of bishamonten. Plum tree, bloom is a pleasure. Pulled the Fortune at 100 yen, but this year was suspect.
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  • Columns were made from the kagurazaka. If you want things spaced about 10 minutes but always vacant will be great success. So you can attend monthly 5th read the Sutra at little cost! It is one of the seven lucky gods Shinjuku.
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  • Main-street shrine in kagurazaka. Only need a few minutes to visit it. Visit it as part of a larger shrine walking tour around kagurazaka.
  • It would pass because it says we control smallsealed nokyo-sho 300 yen 300 yen 500 yen! And was of the expression. If so put it.
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  • Nokyo-sho firstfruits cost 300 yen hand-painted beautiful nokyo-sho death! The Shinjuku autograph shichifukujin pilgrimage temples like a w
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  • Kagurazaka station in perhaps the most famous Temple is. ABI bishamon customer's Street I'd call those who do. It's not a "guardian" is characterized by "Koma Tiger" is.
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  • Nokyo-Sho is too bad. Is there were a lot of people upset with that and went in.
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