Jiunzan Kogen Temple, Nagahama

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  • The isthmus between Wakasa Bay and Ise Bay is the narrowest and, accordingly, the lowest part of Honshu Island. The Fukasaka Pass between Wakasa Bay and lake Biwa has only the altitude of 370 meters w...  more »
  • It is very famous for its 11-sided Kannon statue, but the real name of the temple is Mohgenji Temple, and it seems to have been given the name of Watanabe-ji Temple, which is also a place name.
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  • The ten-sided Kannon is the Heian period, Japan the oldest statue of Kannon. It seems not to be known very much in history, but in Shiga Prefecture, in fact, historical sites and temples and shrines were amazing. In the Japan, there are famous national treasures and world heritage such as Kyoto, Nara, Nikko, etc., but it is understood that there is the one with a deep history comparable to Shiga Prefecture, and it was only to have not known until this age. I was drawn. In dō, please worshiping the Japan oldest ten-sided Kannon statue and Daihinai. My heart is calmed down.
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  • The temple is small, but there is a museum of Buddha statues in another place. The parking lot is difficult to understand and is away.
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