Koshio Shrine

Koshio Shrine

Koshio Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Akita prefecture in Tohoku district. The shrine is dedicated to Takemikazuchi no Mikoto ( the god of military?arts ).

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Name Koshio Shrine
"古四王神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 5-55 Terauchikozakura 1-chome, Akita-shi, Akita, Japan
"秋田県秋田市寺内児桜1丁目5-55" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 15-minute drive from the Akita-Kita I.C. on the Akita Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 018-845-0333

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Daibutsu

Daibutsu (大仏) or "giant Buddha" is the Japanese term, often used informally, for large statues of Buddha. The oldest is that at Asuka-dera (609) and the best-known is that at Todai-ji in Nara (752). Todai-ji's daibutsu is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara and National Treasure.

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