Motozenkoji Temple is a Buddhist temple located at Gifu prefecture in Chubu district. The temple is dedicated to Amida Nyorai ( the?Amit?bha Buddha ).
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"元善光寺" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||2638, Zakouji, Iida-shi, Nagano, Japan
"長野県飯田市座光寺２６３８" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||15-minute drive from the Iida I.C. on the Chuo Expressway.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
Shimenawa (標縄・注連縄・七五三縄, "enclosing rope") are lengths of laid rice straw or hemp rope used for ritual purification in the Shinto religion. They can vary in diameter from a few centimetres to several metres, and are often seen festooned with shide. A space bound by shimenawa often indicates a sacred or pure space, such as that of a Shinto shrine.
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