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Amazing living buddah temple

The photo is from the web. We were not allowed to take photos. The living buddah is a monk who... read more

Reviewed November 22, 2015
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Nov 22, 2015
“Amazing living buddah temple”
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544-1 Kurogamo, Shirataka-machi, Nishiokitama-gun 992-0775, Yamagata Prefecture
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Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

The photo is from the web. We were not allowed to take photos. The living buddah is a monk who went through a process of live mummification over many years to reach enligjtenment. The yamagata area is home to as many as 24 of these...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

The photo is from the web. We were not allowed to take photos. The living buddah is a monk who went through a process of live mummification over many years to reach enligjtenment. The yamagata area is home to as many as 24 of these...More

2  Thank Mcfrantz1 f
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