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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Religious
1 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Buried in the graveyard of this tiny temple is the eclectic artist, Kanzan Shimomura (1873-1930), a man who was pivotal...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Taito-ku
2 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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A millennium ago so the legend goes, the Hirokuma brothers found the statue of Kannon (the Bodhisattva of Mercy - the...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Minato-ku
3 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Named after Kyoto's famous Mount Atago in Arashiyama, Tokyo's Atago gives an excellent view of the bay. During the Edo...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Greater Tokyo Area
4 of 89 Tokyo Religious
By David Beck | Posted 05/05/2011
temple for yoda with yomama all night and i put my stick up cories *****
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Greater Tokyo Area
5 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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There is a memorial stone for an Asakusa resident who was a notorious anti Russo-Japanese War (1904-05) socialist,...
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Type: Religious
Neighborhood: Shinjuku-ku
6 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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A very popular temple amongst local worshipers, the Bishamonten or Bishamon-sama of Kagurazaka as it is locally...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Religious
Neighborhood: Minato-ku
7 of 89 Tokyo Religious
By David Beck | Posted 05/05/2011
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Sumida-ku
8 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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A grateful shogun, Iemitsu Tokugawa, renamed this temple—previously called Josen-ji—to mean "Long Life Temple." The...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
9 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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As the buildings are very new, this temple is better known for its lovely grounds. Some of the miracles attributed to...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Meguro-ku
10 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Five hundred Buddhist statues were carved by an unknown sculptor following the horrific fire of 1772. The skill of the...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
11 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Daikyo-ji is an excellent example of a town which has flourished around a temple. Although the tiled and gabled main...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Taito-ku
12 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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The garden is reminiscent of Kyoto and predates the buildings in the compound. The landscaping is attributed to Kobori...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Outside of Tokyo
13 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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This temple was established in 1372 as a place of worship for the Toshima family. It is located in suburban Shakujii...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
14 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Ebara achieved fame when the Meiji emperor visited here just before taking up residence in Tokyo. The main shrine...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
15 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Established in 1104, this red-lacquered shrine honors the patron of scholarship and academics, Michizane Sugawara...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Sumida-ku
16 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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This temple was built as a memorial to unknown victims of the great fire of 1657. It is associated with sumo, as bouts...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
17 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Among this city's very old, but small temples is Emmei-ji which was established around 1260 by the wife of the fifth...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Outside of Tokyo
18 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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The regent, Tokimune Hojo, established Engaku-ji Temple in 1282. It is Kamakura's largest temple and is famous for its...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Religious
19 of 89 Tokyo Religious
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Here is a minute temple squeezed into a densely populated residential area. It is known primarily for its Jizo...
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Type: Other, Religious
Neighborhood: Minato-ku
20 of 89 Tokyo Religious
Overview:
The most popular and heroic incident in Japanese history is the story of the 47 Ronin or masterless samurai, who in...
Results 1 - 20 out of 89 Matching Things To Do