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Asuka-dera Temple reviews
No need for me to emphasize “the oldest Budda statue” part of this temple. Some tips on driving there if you use Google map: This temple is in a small village and near quite large rice fields. While.... more »
This temple contains an ancient wooden statue of Buddha. Photos are allowed. In the courtyard there is also an old bell and you are allowed to strike it once per person. Peaceful atmosphere. more »
Asukadera Temple was rebuilt in the 17th and 19th centuries. Noted on wonder-tips.
A pretty and quiet little temple with a long and fascinating history. The oldest Buddhist temple in Japan housing a stunning and ancient statue.
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