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This small temple is located just a couple of minutes across from the Hokan-ji Pagoda . This temple... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
saul g
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Wonderful colours

This was an unexpected temple while strolling through the Gion district.Worshippers write their... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Birgit G
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Mount Hope, Canada
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23 Nov 2017
“different”
25 Mar 2018
“Wonderful colours”
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390 Kinencho, Higashiyama-ku | across from Hokan-ji Pagoda, Kyoto 605-0828, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

This was an unexpected temple while strolling through the Gion district.Worshippers write their wishes on a colourful ball and then hang them at the site. The balls respresent the good faith monkeys and are in the shape of a monkey with hands and feet bound....More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Small Temple that’s inviting due to its colours and smart little courtyard. Worth spending five minutes here as you make your climb to Yasakanoto just a little further on.

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

This small temple is located just a couple of minutes across from the Hokan-ji Pagoda . This temple represent the somewhat different Koshin faith , incorporating elements from Shintoism , Taoism and Buddhism , while dedicated to the "Three Wise Monkeys" . You may find...More

Thank saul g
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