Jizoudou Temple

Jizoudou Temple

Jizoudou Temple is a Buddhist temple located at Hiroshima prefecture in Chugoku district. The temple is dedicated to Jizo Bosatsu ( Jizo Bodhisattva, the guardian deity of children ).

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Name Jizoudou Temple
"地蔵堂" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address Honmachi, Takehara-shi, Hiroshima, Japan
"広島県竹原市本町地内" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 20-minute drive from the Kawachi I.C. on the Sanyo Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0846-22-2236

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Sanshu no Jingi

The Imperial Regalia of Japan (三種の神器 Sanshu no Jingi/Mikusa no Kandakara), also known as the Three Sacred Treasures of Japan, consist of the sword Kusanagi (草薙劍 Kusanagi no Tsurugi), the mirror Yata no Kagami (八咫鏡), and the jewel Yasakani no Magatama (八尺瓊勾玉). The regalia represent the three primary virtues: valor (the sword), wisdom (the mirror), and benevolence (the jewel).
Due to the legendary status of these items, their locations are not confirmed, but it is commonly thought that the sword is located at the Atsuta Shrine in Nagoya, the jewel is located at the Three Palace Sanctuaries in Kokyo (the Imperial Palace in Tokyo), and the mirror is located at the Ise Grand Shrine in Mie Prefecture.

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