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Saifuku-ji Temple, Uonuma
(4.6/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
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  • Ceiling painting and sculpture was very fine. Time to forget about it!!. Unfortunately in photography is prohibited.
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  • West temple with a history of 500 years in epic Ishikawa cloud butterfly can be seen. Big mistake I thought only old temples. With great sculpture of Ishikawa cloud Butterfly transom, wall, from the ceiling. Double-sided engraving enough the pestle, open your mouth, please look out for. Indeed, the Michelangelo of Japan! It is a feeling.
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  • KOIDE Internet from rice field in less than 10 minutes I of rice paddies around West Temple is there. You came to watch Ishikawa cloud Butterfly who didn't know until now that his work is very nice. I think I know, it works but the Hall is firmly protect to save in roof of reinforced.
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  • Stunning. The main temple and gardens on their own would be worth a visit, but the carvings on the ceiling of the Kaisando annex are simply breathtaking. Amazing details and colors. You climb some steps to a raised floor so they seem really close. The annex is a tiny wooden framed building with a thatched roof and the whole thing is protected from the elements by a huge roof.
  • The carving was awesome. It's walkable from the local station.
  • Road dogen Zen-Master Tiger 調伏 figure many times want to see wonders!
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  • When was the Temple of surprise. You say the sculpture is wonderful. When I was a painter who? The people had a sketch hard. As it is known as echigo. Nokyo-sho!
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  • The splendor of the carvings on the ceiling of the main hall! This is the work of Ishikawa cloud Butterfly neck gets sore, but over time the corner you want to watch.
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