Gokokuji Temple

Gokokuji Temple

Gokokuji Temple is a Buddhist temple located at Tokyo metropolis in Kanto district. The temple is dedicated to Nyoirin Kannon ( the Bodhisattva of Compassion ).

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Name Gokokuji Temple
"護国寺" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 5-40-1, Otsuka, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
"東京都文京区大塚5-40-1" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 0-minute drive from the Gokokuji I.C. on the Shuto Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 03-3941-0764


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In Shinto, shintai (神体 body of the kami), or go-shintai (御神体 sacred body of the kami) when the honorific prefix go- is used, are physical objects worshipped at or near Shinto shrines as repositories in which spirits or kami reside. Shintai used in Shrine Shinto (Jinja Shinto) can be also called mitamashiro (御霊代 spirit replacement or substitute).

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