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Tennoji Temple, Taito

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  • So in the Yanaka cemetery adjacent to Nippori Station near you soon. Called Yanaka Buddha statue visible through the gate, has a tangible cultural property of the district. Heart and the quiet precincts. When I went to the Yanaka acorns.
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  • We first visited Tennoji 3 years back when we explore Yanaka. We were staying at nearby Nippori recently which is just beside so a revisit here is a must!! 天王寺is the nearest Temple just after alightin...  more »
  • The Tennoji temple includes several buildings, a nice garden and a Buddha bronze. The field was much more extensive than originally, but part was released to create the Yanaka cemetery, which is just behind the temple.
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  • Very quiet. nice.
  • The temple grounds aren't very large but they are beautiful and serene
  • I worship in the Yanaka seven lucky gods (bishamon) at the 2016 / 02 / 09. Tennoji (tennoji) is a temple of the Tendai sect in Tokyo Taito-ku Yanaka is. Official name is "gokoku mountain respect of tennoji" is.  Within the main front left, bronze Buddha statue has grown. According to the inscription the statue back in may 0/1690 (1690), God Tanabe has written and cast the Ohta Hisao right in town.  In addition, Yongle's last before the prior is unknown, but tohshougu to convert to the Tendai sect Nichiren Buddhism and has been engraved name of Liao (nichiryou). Bronze and materials, is cast in molds manufacturing represents meat topknot Pearl, tuft, whirl spiral hair, wearing 衲 clothes (NOE) and 褊衫 (hennzann), both hands pressed their palms together in front of the chest, and then onto the large seated result sitting with legs crossed kifu 座shimas. The size is 296 cm height, hair line 241 cm. Please note this image is Edo period historical introduces joroku Buddha statue, hair line high and the height of the statue of was are.  Statue of Buddha, joroku Buddha and make 1 丈6 feet high with good, seated, the height of the statue of the same height of 2 minutes, sitting eight feet long is joroku.  This statue was first built in the old main building on the right side, had been left in the cemetery 西隅 0/1874 Yanaka cemetery established for the 0/1933 in the current Foundation is built, repairs plus moved, 0/1938, the Foundation established in ossuary.  This statue on Edo meisho Zue (Edo your Shizue) and Shinsen-Tokyo-meisho (Shenzhen Tokyo your Shizue) to is known to have stated, was the symbolic presence of Yanaka, and Edo-Tokyo. In addition, there is Temple Ueno side remain only cornerstone tennoji pagoda remains. This five-story pagoda is tennoji koda dew was used as the model for the novel's "five-storied pagoda, five-storied pagoda in 1908 (0/1908) donated to Tokyo City at that time. One of the attractions of Tokyo, had become a symbol of the Yanaka cemetery. Yanaka five-storied pagoda double suicide arson at 7/6/1957 early in the five-story pagoda of Taito-ku Yanaka cemetery in arson due to suicide was burnt down by scandal.
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  • This next Yanaka cemetery and close to a metro Nippori Station. It is small and very quiet, what is surprising in the case of Tokyo. I was the first temple visit in Japan, on my first day in Tokyo
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  • From the busy Buddhist nokyo-sho not be twice. WAD was denied to you in one hand. It is thought-provoking.
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