Koyasan Okuno-in Temple

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Address
和歌山県伊都郡高野町高野山奥の院
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Open Hours
1-12: Mon-Sun: - 06:00-18:00
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About this sight

This temple is the site of Kobo Daishi's mausoleum and is known as the country's largest cemetery. Kobo Daishi, also known as Kukai, was a Buddhist monk and the founder of the Shingon school of Buddhism. The temple has a calm atmosphere and is surrounded by lush greenery. Strict rules need to be followed when entering the area.