Hon-dou (Senso-ji Temple)

(C) Senso-ji Temple
Senso-ji Temple is Tokyo oldest temple; the title is a gold dragon mountain. It has been got close as the Kannon of Asakusa. As for the Hon-dou, it was destroyed by fire in 1945 (Showa 20), but was rebuilt in 1958 (Showa 33). It features the roof of the sharp slope. The principal image is a Goddess of Mercy Bodhisattva. Brahma the Creator, Sakra Deranam Indra are worshiped in right and left of the palace, and Acala and Ragaraja are worshiped as an attendant image of Buddhist statue of the principal image.

[ Access ]
It is a 5-minute walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Asakusa Station, Toei Asakusa Line Asakusa Station
[ Hours ]
From 6:00 to 17:00.
(as for from October to March from 6:30 to 17:00)
[ Fees ]
Visit for free
[ Closed ]
Open everyday
[ Links(Japanese) ]
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