Sanjusangendo Temple


Details


Address
Sanjusangendo Mawari-cho 657
Phone
+81-75-561-0467
Website
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About this sight

Sanjusangendo is the popular name for Rengeo-in, a temple in eastern Kyoto which is famous for its 1001 statues of Kannon, the goddess of mercy. The temple was founded in 1164 and rebuilt a century later after the original structure had been destroyed in a fire.