A quiet but nice and calm feeling in this temple just in the middle of busy Osaka. Maybe not a place to hang around for so long but look at the local and watch how they do the rituals and give it a try...can't make...More
About Shitennoji Temple
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A nice spacey temple ground with interesting statues and buildings. There is a fee for the 5-story pagoda area. A short walk from Tennoji Station and the Tennoji Park.
We visited on a quiet and rainy weekday morning. The temple was lovely and only required a small donation to enter. There was a 5 story pagoda that we went up. Very narrow stairs for those that are claustrophobic and whilst the lookout was pleasant,...More
Amazing pass at the ready once again. Went all the way to the top of the tower but nothing to see, made a wish at the wishing well, small but beautiful garden in the middle of Osaka.
Quite easy to get to this temple , not far away from the subway station. I like this temple. very quiet , less tourist crowds. Particularly , they have a aircond resting place for the tired legs visitors. Very considerate.
Shitennoji is a short walk from Shitennoji-mae-Yuhigaoka Station on the Tanimachi Subway Line. Alternatively, it can be reached in a ten minute walk north of JR Tennoji Station on the JR Loop Line. This is one of my favourite temples in Osaka. Loving the serenity,...More
This Temple has enshrined The Four Heavenly Kimgs (Gods) that are often placed at the cardinal points of a Temple. They are a magnificent example of Buddhist Statues.
Just 15 minutes walking from Shitenoji station, you can go to this temple to see local people do their prays. You also can find yourself peaceful felling from inside when slowly walking and watching fishes and turtles. The temple is beautiful. A place you should...More
Shitennoji Temple is one of the oldest Buddhist Temples in the area and is well worth a visit. Unlike a lot of temples, this is a complex of several buildings all of which are very different. During our visit we were able to observe a...More