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Hoon-ji Temple

Travel Guide - Hoon-ji Temple

InformationInformation

Hoon-ji Temple was established in Sannohe by Nanbu Moriyuki in 1394 and moved to the current location by Nanbu Toshinao in 1601. The temple is known for its statues called "The 500 Buddhist Disciples". It is hundreds of lacquered wooden statues line up inside the temple, and each statue has a different facial expression. The statures were made by nine Buddhists from Kyoto, and it took four years to complete from 1731. Among these, there are statues that are believed to be of Marco Polo and Kublai Khan.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 16:00

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 300 yen (General, Adult)
  • 100 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 12 minutes from JR Morioka Station by the bus bound for Matsuzono-eigyosho. Get off at Kitayama Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 31-5, Nasukawacho, Morioka-shi, Iwate, 020-0016

TweetsTweets

Rozy Ghaffar @chicarosa - 2020-10-18
@mokciknab I truly was. I was also able to walk on the roof of Cheong Fatt Tze and do a little bit of the Chien Nie… https://t.co/XxfspJPnES
Vikramaditiy Rai @duckbyface - 2020-10-18
@isarpitgupta @accidental_sach @Satirical_Dhruv @RahulMukherji5 @YasirMulki @joBeeGeorgeous @Proud_Tamilzan… https://t.co/ls7Tvx87iF
حفصة @Haf_025 - 2020-10-18
@ZaydFM @nahlabee “jeisa mandir main hoon, ekh jalta diya”

Basically

Like in a Temple (more specifically a Hindu… https://t.co/baWRsZHXL3
Eileen Chong 张奕霖 @eileenchongpoet - 2020-10-16
She worked hard all her life. After she stopped paid work, she volunteered at a Buddhist temple to cook meals offer… https://t.co/EnY8uZmNrZ
Mia sheils @MiaSheils - 2020-10-11
@hitRECordJoe This was taken on the Eve of Chinese New Year, at Cheng Hoon Teng temple. That's Gaia making an offer… https://t.co/BvxSjjBNZb
Cʜᴀʀʟɪᴇ 🇮🇳 @Nirmal_hoon - 2020-09-26
our family tour destination is always the temple and not the tourist place.
Cʜᴀʀʟɪᴇ 🇮🇳 @Nirmal_hoon - 2020-09-26
our family tour destination is always the temple and not the tourist place.
𝑅𝒶𝓉𝒽𝒾𝓅𝓇𝒾𝓎𝒶 🌸 @raathiipriiyaa - 2020-09-17
@suzannashantini Exactly Akka!! Waaaaah I miss temple food so so so much now! The kesari,pulli sorru and mee Hoon combo is also bombz 🥺
Rishi @advait108 - 2020-09-12
#Bharathiya_Culture_Matters

I am nominating
@abbra_ka_dabra
@masum_hoon_main
@Mih_miii
@Greta_Thunber… https://t.co/7LCQNfIYGM
𝕽𝖎𝖘𝖍𝖎 @advait108 - 2020-09-12
#Bharathiya_Culture_Matters

I am nominating
@abbra_ka_dabra
@masum_hoon_main
@Mih_miii
@Greta_Thunber… https://t.co/7LCQNfIYGM
Photos of Silk Road @PicsSilkRoad - 2020-09-09
Decorated Rooftop of Cheng Hoon Teng Temple. Melaka, Malaysia.
https://t.co/bjDRGAyj8w #maritimesilkroad #NGSilkRoad https://t.co/fE8ZXG5vNx
Surekha @Surekha80453038 - 2020-09-08
@jigneshmevani80 Folks this pakistani ISI agent misleading.Ayone can go to temple..give the names of those Dalits w… https://t.co/3NuYIKkgiS
Ujjal Sarkar @ujjalsarkarpage - 2020-09-03
Sometimes should be alone to think deeply...
Bhukha hoon travel ki... 🚌 🚗 ✈
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#travelphotography #tourism… https://t.co/WXvYOf2vAj
cine⁷ ⁱˢ ᵘᵖᵈᵃᵗⁱⁿᵍ🌸🌬 @darling__zzz - 2020-09-03
Has she given birth already?

Jungkook walks forward, setting one of the fallen chairs upright and sits on it.

Nam… https://t.co/POpHUrdQi5
cine⁷🌸🌬 @darling__zzz - 2020-09-03
Has she given birth already?

Jungkook walks forward, setting one of the fallen chairs upright and sits on it.

Nam… https://t.co/POpHUrdQi5
cine⁷🌸🌬 stream dynamite! @darling__zzz - 2020-09-03
Has she given birth already?

Jungkook walks forward, setting one of the fallen chairs upright and sits on it.

Nam… https://t.co/POpHUrdQi5
Kundalakesi @main_hoon_kafir - 2020-08-31
@TIinExile Gurudev, my three nominations are all from the Malabar region which was systematically razed down by Tip… https://t.co/VI1EPObZCl
Safar Jindagi ka @Rajeshp91445336 - 2020-08-30
@iRohit_G @KhanAsmeena @RahulGandhi @Swamy39 What do u mean by sarkari imam ? Pehli Baar sun Raha hoon mein. Govt t… https://t.co/uMev0VswSZ
Vishnugupt उवाच @vishnuguptuvach - 2020-08-29
@kshatriyAnime 'Prabhu me hoon'
Typical sky-book jargon used by mørøns who understand neither 'prabhu' nor themselv… https://t.co/zrMmfz2otg
🇮🇳 Indrani ( हिंदू भगवा 🚩 शेरनी ) 🇮🇳 @Anti_Congressi - 2020-08-29
@HiteshAwasthi89 @RiseofBurnol @khanna248 @nsbchd @GoofyOlives @Lost_human19 @harshasherni @tripathisam2020… https://t.co/zHcHLabT7O
🇮🇳 Indrani ( हिंदू भगवा 🚩 शेरनी ) 🇮🇳 @Anti_Congressi - 2020-08-29
@HiteshAwasthi89 @RiseofBurnol @khanna248 @nsbchd @GoofyOlives @Lost_human19 @harshasherni @tripathisam2020… https://t.co/zHcHLabT7O
🇮🇳 Indrani ( हिंदू भगवा 🚩 शेरनी ) 🇮🇳 @Anti_Congressi - 2020-08-29
@HiteshAwasthi89 @RiseofBurnol @khanna248 @nsbchd @GoofyOlives @Lost_human19 @harshasherni @tripathisam2020… https://t.co/zHcHLabT7O
🇮🇳 Indrani ( हिंदू भगवा 🚩 शेरनी ) 🇮🇳 @Anti_Congressi - 2020-08-29
@HiteshAwasthi89 @RiseofBurnol @khanna248 @nsbchd @GoofyOlives @Lost_human19 @harshasherni @tripathisam2020… https://t.co/zHcHLabT7O
child of God @juvenile_crone - 2020-08-28
mother was watching something and the audio was just weird sounding syllables and i said 'ye kiska radio atak gaya'… https://t.co/x7yperInjH
shrinjoy roy @shrinjoyr - 2020-08-27
@AndFragment @Schandillia priority ki baat bol raha hoon.

Mamata Banerjee lives right next to Kalighat. She is an… https://t.co/XxZdcNaI1H
Nayyar Ahmed, PhD @Muslim_Scientst - 2020-08-24
@AmteshwarsSethi Thank you sir! Waise main India ja chuka hoon. Went to Qadian, Punjab for our community's annual c… https://t.co/5qv1m8sYsb
Ranjan Hansda @rkhasda - 2020-08-24
@PratikD15577077 Ab isme illogical kya tha. Apke family temple mein main kaise system change kar sakta hoon. Yeh aa… https://t.co/tFy4sHDQey
Ranjan Hasda @rkhasda - 2020-08-24
@PratikD15577077 Ab isme illogical kya tha. Apke family temple mein main kaise system change kar sakta hoon. Yeh aa… https://t.co/tFy4sHDQey
Guat Hoon Temple 月云寺 @guathoontemple - 2020-08-17
NEA has inspected Guat Hoon Temple. We passed the inspection. You may still encounter some mosquitoes, even though… https://t.co/PzHtP4aTRv
Guat Hoon Temple 月云寺 @guathoontemple - 2020-08-17
On 19Aug2020, which is 七月初一,Guat Hoon Temple's Side Hall is open for visit. Names of participants for 7th month Pra… https://t.co/L4MdmInua7

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Information
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