Houonji Temple is a Buddhist temple located at Iwate prefecture in Tohoku district. The temple is dedicated to Shaka Nyorai ( Buddha Shakamuni ).
More Details (Japanese Site)
"報恩寺" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||31-5, Nasukawacho, Morioka-shi, Iwate, Japan
"岩手県盛岡市名須川町３１－５" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||10-minute drive from the Morioka I.C. on the Tohoku Expressway.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
A torii (鳥居, literally bird abode) is a traditional Japanese gate most commonly found at the entrance of or within a Shinto shrine, where it symbolically marks the transition from the profane to sacred.
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