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Buddhist Temple

Chion-in

22 locals recommend ·
Location
Rinkachō, Kyōto-fu 605-8686
Phone+81 75-531-2111

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HOSTEL KYOTO Gion
HOSTEL KYOTO Gion
September 14, 2019
The three gates of Chion-in is known for the “Three achievement of enlightenment”, which represents “Vacuity”, “No form” and “Natural”. It was constructed by the donation from 2nd Shogun, Hidetada Tokugawa in 1621. These three gates of the temple have the tallest height for wooden gate in Japan. The…
Kyoto Miyabi-Inn
Kyoto Miyabi-Inn
July 31, 2018
Famous temple in New Year's Eve Bell 除夜の鐘で有名なお寺
Shuichi
Shuichi
April 11, 2018
Head temple of the Jodo sect of Buddhism.
Kei(Uan/宇庵)
Kei(Uan/宇庵)
March 29, 2018
Chio-in Temple has biggest gate from all Zen temples. It is also one of the biggest wooden structure in Japan.
Maro
Maro
March 23, 2018
KyotoHigashiyama Ward, Kyoto Prefecture, 605-8686 Located in the Higashiyama district of Kyoto, Chion-in is connected to Hōnen (1133-1212), the founder of the Jōdo Shū (Pure Land Sect) of Buddhism. ht

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