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Ｗｉｎｓｔｏｎ Ｏ wrote a review Jun 2019
Narita, Japan69 contributions1 helpful vote
A day of visiting many temples for a run of good fortune. A place where the first japan coin was made.
Date of experience: June 2019
DYA717 wrote a review Dec 2017
Honolulu9,364 contributions531 helpful votes
A shrine with over 2100 years of history, rebuilt in the 1500s by Ieyasu is well preserved. The outside walls of the temple has exquisite carvings. Lots of tigers featured since Ieyasu was born in the year, day and hour of the tiger. . There is a carving of 3 monkeys. The 3 monkeys carving of the Nikko Toshogu Shrine features See No Evil, Speak No Evil and Hear No Evil monkeys that were meant for kids. The Chichibu monkeys are for adults and it’s said that adults have fine morals if they Listen Well, Observe Carefully, and Talk to prevent fights.…
Date of experience: December 2017
Keizo wrote a review Sep 2017
Kawasaki, Japan1,470 contributions239 helpful votes
You can see famous sculptor '' Jingoro Hidari'' 's works here. Good kill-time place together with Chichibu Matsuri Kaikan.
Date of experience: September 2017
528956John_C wrote a review Jun 2016
Gosford, Australia214 contributions65 helpful votes
This large Temple is absolutely stunning and it is close to some historic Chichibu laneways There are shops selling local sweets opposite the main entrance There are over thirty temples locally
Date of experience: May 2016
forgetmenot wrote a review Mar 2015
Tokyo, Japan190 contributions81 helpful votes
Chichibu is famous for its hot springs close to Tokyo. If you have an opportunity to go to Chichibu, you should visit this shrine. Art lovers must be pleased to see the dragon sculptures. Hope every visitor feels something good from a spiritual perspective!
Date of experience: January 2015