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Address: 692 Shimo, Sakurai 633-0042 , Nara Prefecture
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A great temple with a masterpiece statue of Kwannon

Located a bit remote place and it makes this temple very quite and peaceful place. What makes this temple very attractive is its statue of Kwannon build in 6th century! It is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 May 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Located a bit remote place and it makes this temple very quite and peaceful place. What makes this temple very attractive is its statue of Kwannon build in 6th century! It is truly a masterpiece and you can sense that this is the product of the national institute of statue making laboratories at that time. I am so charmed by... More 

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