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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

Mein Hoon Indian @hoon_indian - 2019-10-18
@sathyavaadi @sardesairajdeep @_pallavighosh @gauravcsawant @anjanaomkashyap @sardanarohit Cruel mindset journalist… https://t.co/piAIAP9fN6
Non Secular Hindu @ppratap78 - 2019-10-17
@DostKhan_Jammu @hindustaniveer2 But main Sharia City Hyderabad se hoon jaha @KTRTRS and @GHMCOnline only Hindu Tem… https://t.co/BClInqp1fT
Peter Lin @followLin - 2019-10-17
Today is the birth of Bodhisattva Guanyin, the immortal. So a trip to the famous bugis guanyin 观音temple is my routi… https://t.co/Sd8xzozyRM
UNIX4U @unix4u - 2019-10-12
@DharmikSonal Dear its konark temple wheel.. U should have downloaded that video of Mahabharat serial and put that… https://t.co/z2J83A7dKG
Emeric @emericanlife - 2019-10-10
#chenghoonteng #temple is the oldest of its kind in #malacca and possibly #malaysia. #travel #sightseeing @ Cheng H… https://t.co/r8jaDe2vPg
Billaut Binxia冯彬霞 @fengbinxia - 2019-09-25
Good morning,#KL ❤️
Cheng Hoon Teng Temple in #melaka part 4
The oldest Chinese temple in Malaysia.
Good morning!… https://t.co/k2OTbvDXn2
Blind Melon Articles @BlindMelonArtic - 2019-09-25
Shannon Hoon performing with Blind Melon 09/25/1995 Indianapolis, Indiana - Murat Temple (The Egyptian Room) / phot… https://t.co/4yuWqPqY6x
Maria Chin Abdullah @mariachin - 2019-09-24
At the Sun Hoon Keong Temple annual dinner at Jalan Railway, PJ Old town last night. The temple has been around for… https://t.co/cC6zBPP0hG
Udan_khatola @nakli_hoon_main - 2019-09-13
@Blackdrug_ Thanks 😄😄 this is the lotus temple. Just happened to be there 😍
The great Bat BeaR 🐻 @bear_hoon_bc - 2019-09-04
An evening at Mahakaleshwar temple 🙏 https://t.co/0D8mwXS1rX
ಅಲೆಮಾರಿ @akki_r0tti - 2019-08-28
@acharya2 Hoon.. 😍🤩❤️ Most of free evenings spent in temple only.. :)
ಅಲೆಮಾರಿ @akki_r0tti - 2019-08-28
@acharya2 Hoon.. 😍🤩❤️ Most of free evenings spent in temple only.. :)
Piyush Kulshreshtha @ThinkersPad - 2019-08-23
@KinjalDesai_KD @mgnayak5 @vigilante_ap Wonto aaye din naya topic lenge. Main chahta hoon Temple, aur Ramsetu tak j… https://t.co/TZKhJosA3T
TechGeek_Guy @TechGeek_Guy - 2019-08-21
Cheng Hoon Teng Temple is one of the most notable landmarks in Malacca. Built in 1646, it is also known as the Merc… https://t.co/HlT2e1ccNI
璇. @CYingxuan - 2019-08-21
I'm at Hoon Sian Keng Temple in Singapore https://t.co/EbcNNAq7qN
璇. @CYingxuan - 2019-08-21
I'm at Hoon Sian Keng Temple in Singapore https://t.co/EbcNNAq7qN
璇. @CYingxuan - 2019-08-21
I'm at Hoon Sian Keng Temple in Singapore https://t.co/EbcNNAq7qN
👽 alien @Alien_hoon_be - 2019-08-11
@ShekharGupta @NPDay And you are against reconstruction of our Temple ?
#ShameOnYou
Who'sKenneth @Smilktea - 2019-08-09
W bby family (@ Guat Hoon Vegetarian Temple in Singapore) https://t.co/DjSlBXG5Vm
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@MouRoy88026396 @Hazera_Shila @tiaraa007 @Piya9420Pra @Rameenjaved6 @Zuciiitah Nahi yaar.Itne lucky nahi hu Mai😪😪 p… https://t.co/wRX39HvBmQ
Prativa🎶🎶🎶🎸🎸🎸😍😍🎻🎻🎻 @Prativa76819781 - 2019-08-02
@MouRoy88026396 @Hazera_Shila @tiaraa007 @Piya9420Pra @Rameenjaved6 @Zuciiitah Nahi yaar.Itne lucky nahi hu Mai😪😪 p… https://t.co/wRX39HvBmQ
Prativa🎶🎶🎶🎸🎸🎸😍😍🎻🎻🎻✨✨🌟🌟💫💫💫 @Prativa76819781 - 2019-08-02
@MouRoy88026396 @Hazera_Shila @tiaraa007 @Piya9420Pra @Rameenjaved6 @Zuciiitah Nahi yaar.Itne lucky nahi hu Mai😪😪 p… https://t.co/wRX39HvBmQ
Prativa🎶🎶🎶🎸🎸🎸😍😍🎻🎻🎻✨✨🌟🌟💫💫💫 @Prativa76819781 - 2019-08-02
@MouRoy88026396 @Hazera_Shila @tiaraa007 @Piya9420Pra @Rameenjaved6 @Zuciiitah Nahi yaar.Itne lucky nahi hu Mai😪😪 p… https://t.co/wRX39HvBmQ
Sandrine @TravelChanneler - 2019-07-18
Cheng Hoon Teng temple in Malacca, is Malaysia’s oldest Chinese temple, 1646, and a pure marvel.

#chinesetemple… https://t.co/smqR9NjKyb
5c0rp10 ☦️ @iamjjs3 - 2019-07-14
@ZombieQueenRisa Chris Cornell - Soundgarden☠️
Kurt Cobain - Nirvana☠️
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Scott Weilan… https://t.co/238MSZ5BAu
NoLimit @asimit_hoon - 2019-07-14
@Supreme_Indian @NariyelP @urbanwanderer20 @Oorsutri @RoshanKrRai @NChozhan So You are the giver? And temple money?… https://t.co/08oVsiWDom
SingaporePoliceForce @SingaporePolice - 2019-07-07
#sgtrafficwatch
TRAFFIC ARRANGEMENTS FOR CHEE HOON SUN KONG TEMPLE DINNER

The Chee Hoon Sun Kong Temple Dinner wi… https://t.co/ceIdbMPtpl
noPiiEwidiantariiE @pieyupie - 2019-07-06
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#melaka @ Cheng Hoon Teng Temple https://t.co/g9S8NXEeJ3
Pavan Jha @p1j - 2019-07-05
A friend updated me on #Jaipur walled city.. The Pandit ji of temple in his area was quite disturbed 2day.. why?… https://t.co/O2hJeqyk0G
Sairam @sairamvavilala - 2019-07-03
@girirajsinghbjp A word on the recent temple attack in Delhi? Is that too much to ask? You are one of the very few… https://t.co/u5bLdy1yWs

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