Horyu-ji Temple, Ikaruga-cho
See one of the area's seven great temples, the UNESCO-protected Horyu-ji Temple. Founded in 607 CE by Prince Shotoku, one of the early promoters of Buddhism in Japan, the temple represents one of the oldest surviving places of worship in the country, and contains some of the oldest standing wooden structures in the world. The spacious temple grounds have been separated into two main precincts, with the western section home to most of the historic features, including a five-story pagoda, a main hall, and a central gate flanked by statues of Kongo Rikishi. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Ikaruga-cho holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Horyu-ji Temple and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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修学旅行の思い出の地を再訪してみたくなっていったのですが！ 寺内は わざわざ三か所に分けてチェックポイントがあり 青い制服を着たスタッフが入場チェック印を入れていました！ 何故三か所なのか？1500円の拝観料を正当化するためと関係があるようです。 また、”あなた方は 結界からは入るものではない”ときつく言われました。 実はトイレへの近道を制服のスタッフの方から教えてくれたいたのですが まるで 上か... more »I wanted to revisit the place of the memories of the school trip! There was a checkpoint in three places in terauchi, and the staff who wore a blue uniform put the entrance check mark! Why three places? It seems to have something to do with justifying the admission fee of 1500 yen. He was also tightly told that you are not from the bounds. In fact, the staff in the uniform told me the shortcut to the toilet, but i looked down on the criminal from the top, even after that. I spent the day feeling sorry! How about the elderly staff being a little learned about customer service, how to say things, attitude, etc. I will never set foot in the village of The Mido again! One uniform ed staff said that the religion of Japan is Shintoism. It's not about taking a little into religious issues... it's a world heritage site. Visit date: January 2019
1000年以上前かあそこにある木造建築物。五階建てに見えるのに一階建ての五重塔。古代建築によく見られる八角形の夢殿。隣には弥勒菩薩様のいる中宮寺。法隆寺は日本の建築物の中で一番好きかも知れない。初めて訪れたのは15の夏。中学校の修学旅行だった。初夏の暑い日差しの中、そびえる五重塔を見た。自分的には京都の寺社仏閣より、奈良の建築物の方に惹かれるものがある。なんだろう。京都は雅、華やかなイメージがあり... more »A wooden building over a thousand years ago. A five-story five-story pagoda that looks like five stories. An octagonal dream hall common in ancient architecture. There is a nakamiya-ji temple next to The Yayo Bodhisattva. Horyuji temple may be the most favorite of all Japanese architecture. I visited for the first time in the summer of 15. It was a school trip of the junior high school. I saw a towering five-story pagoda in the hot sun of early summer. In my own way, there are things that attract people from temples and temples in Kyoto to the architecture of Nara. What's that. Kyoto has an elegant and gorgeous image, and even the buildings that do not sparkle like Ginkaku have a somewhat elegant atmosphere, but I feel like nara has a refined wind. I feel that the representative is Horyuji temple and Todaiji. If you think about the old days of Tenpei, it's a matter of time before you walk around seeing all the Horyu-ji temples. For the third time since the summer of 15... I wonder if it's the fourth time. No matter how many times I visit, I never get tired of it. If you're visiting, early in the morning is a good place to visit. There are still few people, and the road of the gravel is beautiful, too. It's not a snowy morning, but it's also fun to follow in your footsteps for the first time.
Very classic in terms of the design. It is really the prototype of Japanese buddhist temples. From then on, Japanese created their own style of temples. The temple of Princess Sudoku is one of the most fascinating. Half of its roof is covered with tiles and the other with wood bark. It is the combo that is the unique, reflective of Princess Sudoku's view about Shinto and Buddhism. He brought Buddhism to Japan. He tried to make peace with Shinto--the local religion.
This place is awesome. Ticket is a bit expensive i.e. ¥1500 per person. But this ticket includes visit of three place inside the same establishment including museum.
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