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Address: Mibunaginomiyacho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8821, Kyoto Prefecture

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Attractive Tucked-away Temple

Mibudera is interesting temple to visit for history and culture. The famed Shinsengumi (samurai enforcers for the Shogun) once had their headquarters here. In early February and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
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Tokyo, Japan

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Mibudera is interesting temple to visit for history and culture. The famed Shinsengumi (samurai enforcers for the Shogun) once had their headquarters here. In early February and May they have Kogen plays which Mibudera is renowned for. On February 2nd they have a fire ritual performed by yamabushi - mystical mountain priests. You can buy plain ceramic plates to paint... More 

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Address: Address: Mibunaginomiyacho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8821, Kyoto Prefecture
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto

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