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Higashi Honganji Temple

1-5-5 Nishiasakusa, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture 111-0035, Japan
+81 3-3843-9511
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Ranked #58 of 68 Attractions in Taito
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Higashihonganji, located in Tokyo, is one of the biggest temples in Tokyo. Being near Asakusa Area,however, not so famous as Sensoji, which many foreigner are visiting.Historically, this temples belonged to one of the biggest sect of Japanese Buddhism and Kyoto has the temple of the same name that is the headquater of the sect.The relation of the two temples are... More

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