Shiromineji Temple is a Buddhist temple located at Kagawa prefecture in Shikoku district. The temple is dedicated to Senjyu Kannon ( Thousand-Armed Avalokiteshwara ). It is the 81st temple of the Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage.This temple is famous for its beautiful scenery in the season of colored leaves.
More Details (Japanese Site)
"白峯寺" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||2635, Omicho, Sakaide-shi, Kagawa, Japan
"香川県坂出市青海町２６３５" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||10-minute drive from the Sakaide-Kita I.C. on the Seto-Chuo Expressway.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
The Nihon Shoki (日本書紀), sometimes translated as The Chronicles of Japan, is the second oldest book of classical Japanese history. The book is also called the Nihongi (日本紀 lit. Japanese Chronicles). It is more elaborate and detailed than the Kojiki, the oldest, and has proven to be an important tool for historians and archaeologists as it includes the most complete extant historical record of ancient Japan. The Nihon Shoki was finished in 720 under the editorial supervision of Prince Toneri and with the assistance of O no Yasumaro.
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