Okunoin

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Okunoin

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Okunoin

Surrounded by mountains on three sides and with the Tama River running along the foot, Okunoin Temple sits in a tranquil location. Here, you will find the mausoleum of Kobodaishi, hall of lanterns, offerings hall, fudo hall, mausoleum bridge, ossuary, sutra hall and mizukake jizo guardian deities, where you throw the water over Buddhds figures for the mass of the dead. This is the central sanctuary of the Daishi faith. On the both sides of cemetery path a half million tombs develop impressive aspect.

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