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Interesting

It’s a small statue that speaks and moves a bit accompanied by some music. I caught this twice by... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
Keithlhk
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Boring

I don't even know what I'm seeing. The statue talk in japanese and change face. The whole thing... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2017
jokl78
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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May 30, 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

It’s a small statue that speaks and moves a bit accompanied by some music. I caught this twice by chance . Nothing special but seeing that there isn’t much to do in the evenings , this provides some entertainment .

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Keithlhk
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Hell Judge i guess. 5mins “performance” of only 2-3 mins where you see movements of hands and changing of face. Otherwise, nothing interesting.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank pltang
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Nothing much special. Just a statue which pray by the local Japanese where located at road side . Not suggest purposely to visit it.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

I don't even know what I'm seeing. The statue talk in japanese and change face. The whole thing last for about 5 minutes

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank jokl78
Reviewed September 18, 2017

The temple gives a show maybe 5 to 6 times in a day. It is interesting to see a face-off show. However it's not that special. I don't suggest tourists to visit it on purpose.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank cmchou
Reviewed July 29, 2017

i think this "statue" was located somewhere along the street - at one point in time, the "face" changes together with some recordings that were playing.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank silverspire
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Unless paying attention to find this small temple, you would pass by without notice. Not particular temple (shrine).

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

It's a place you won't miss, but not that interesting in my opinion especially if you're from Asian countries.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank achsieh
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Do stay for animated performance of King Yama at certain times of the day. It is easy to locate and the animation is very interesting.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Diviva
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

The god statue is located at the center of Noboribetsu, minutes away from the bus station. Several times a day the statue will move in a rather unnatural way. See as you go, you can miss it if you walk to Jigokudani

Date of experience: April 2017
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