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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

Nishkama karma🇮🇳/ ನಿಷ್ಕಾಮ ಕರ್ಮ @NishkamaKarma - 2020-01-17
@shubkulkarni Acc. to Kalhan,Mihirkul built a magnificent Shiva temple named Mihireshwar near Srinagar.
Not only Mi… https://t.co/YBCmdvC68F
Gina @ladolcegigi - 2020-01-11
-Kya main aapapar vishvaas kar sakata hoon? -Nahin. (Can I trust you? -No.) Aagh this scene!! Ok when did Dev Patel… https://t.co/JJLhNqfGG4
Anilkumar ಅನಿಲಕುಮಾರ @Anilmolkere19k - 2020-01-09
Was in an Uber. Muslim driver, from dungri.
Studied in a school that was in a temple. We talk as I’m headed to a pr… https://t.co/CPOcu0zHFo
Anilkumar ಅನಿಲಕುಮಾರ @Anilmolkere19k - 2020-01-09
Was in an Uber. Muslim driver, from dungri.
Studied in a school that was in a temple. We talk as I’m headed to a pr… https://t.co/CPOcu0zHFo
Jesh @hsejarsa - 2020-01-09
Was near an Uber today. Muslim driver. Studied in a school that was in a temple. Spoke to me even as I’m headed to… https://t.co/TmmUJqCnK7
Modassar Nazar @Modassa46017640 - 2020-01-09
@hvgoenka Was in an Uber. Muslim driver. From Vrindavan. Studied in a school that was in a temple. We talk as I’m h… https://t.co/mwpdwopoee
Ankur Pathak @aktalkies - 2020-01-08
Was in an Uber. Muslim driver. From Vrindavan. Studied in a school that was in a temple. We talk as I’m headed to a… https://t.co/lNZgLtXLKa
parachichi @colourmequeerke - 2020-01-07
Found myself at the Masjid Kampung Kling first then the Cheng Hoon Teng Temple. There was such reverence in both ho… https://t.co/yvsRaU96rJ
miss jung @missjung9 - 2019-12-30
Shincheonji Church of Jesus, the Temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony has condemned Pastor Jun Kwang-hoon who… https://t.co/MgAOTlU9Kx
서대문교회 @ssddmmii - 2019-12-30
Shincheonji Church of Jesus, the Temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony has condemned Pastor Jun Kwang-hoon who… https://t.co/KKO0uNRaPh
News Anyway @NewsAnyway - 2019-12-27
#Shincheonji Church of #Jesus, the #temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony (Shincheonji #Church of Jesus, Chairm… https://t.co/ANay30FvWf
pratik2358 @Pratik2358 - 2019-12-15
@asimit_hoon @InvisibleMan57 @Adizamybaee @tweetsOfEl Ghungat was not an indian tradition
It became a necessity be… https://t.co/6Kh5hB7oi1
Christina Joy @realchristinaj1 - 2019-12-05
Main Mandir hoon Tera [ I am Your temple]...Pastor Anil Kant & Family https://t.co/pzsIQzx3xg via @YouTube I just love this worship song ❤️
Christina Joy @realchristinaj1 - 2019-12-05
Main Mandir hoon Tera [ I am Your temple]...Pastor Anil Kant & Family https://t.co/pzsIQzx3xg via @YouTube I just love this worship song ❤️
Christina Joy @realchristinaj1 - 2019-12-05
Main Mandir hoon Tera [ I am Your temple]...Pastor Anil Kant & Family https://t.co/pzsIQzx3xg via @YouTube I just love this worship song ❤️
Halkat Lahori ہلاکت لاہوری🇦🇨🇵🇰 @lahauri_hoon - 2019-12-02
@Up_Sona @singhtrilok7 MODI 2's 6 mths are strong testimony for foundation for future.
My wishlist

1$5 trillion ec… https://t.co/GcfnkkvqBq
KN Vaidyanathan @KNVaidy - 2019-11-21
This is too much

Much like the thug at street corner. Apun bolke maarta hai. Or like #Bachchan in #Trishul arrangi… https://t.co/RIE3Aqsl73
Vivek Singh @VivekSi41974074 - 2019-11-19
@warispathan if you have courage and you are son of single father then stop us making huge Ram temple....you can't… https://t.co/WuKwTmbbeq
Gokul Kumar @gokultweets - 2019-11-18
@hoon_indian @Kumar54452256 @AfridiXtylish @asadowaisi Well said Sis. When Quran says idols and temple worships are… https://t.co/M1QaZV4m7Z
Zackula @Zackula2 - 2019-11-17
@Bhaktirassagar More importantly

I wish to ask my indian brothers ( main pakistani hoon btw ). Who will fund the temple ?
Patriot_16🇮🇳 @India_alwz - 2019-11-13
@AbdullBasiit Shame on Game of Thrones
Shame on Clash of clans
Shame on Temple Run
Shame on Subway Surfer
Shame o… https://t.co/J1kfXRvkAb
santhoshd @santhoshd - 2019-11-12
@isnju @BhavikaKapoor5 @DrRekha43103237 @Pandit_hoon_be @Thebharatmata9 @sanjayeindoria @drpyali @lBADB0Y… https://t.co/gwsOz2Vzr0
Ashish K @AshishKaushalR2 - 2019-11-11
@jawwadyounus Main kab keh ra hoon jo hua sahi hua. I wasn’t even in favour of building a temple there. Lord Ram wo… https://t.co/WRvE9HoiiF
Mein Hoon Indian @hoon_indian - 2019-11-11
@vanny_rao @mitalisaran @kavita_krishnan Vandana you have zero knowledge of law & politics. Politics is decided by… https://t.co/cpsBLfXa2Z
Dulmialo @Dulmialo1 - 2019-11-10
@SaleemKhanSafi Bhai saib now Modi saying that Taj Mahal was built on Some temple? Hoon dasoo
Mahesh | ಮಹೇಶ್ 🇮🇳 @GutsyIndian - 2019-11-09
I was actually outside Banashankari Temple in Bangalore & booked a Uber cab.
Naseer called me & asked 'Aap kaha ho?… https://t.co/6HOLvtzIKU
abhishek @iAbhishek79 - 2019-11-09
@taapsee Yup hoon gya kartarpur corridor started today. Lord Ram Temple will be constructed on his birthplace. Musl… https://t.co/XUbdhUHuGO
Digital Nagrik @diginagrik - 2019-11-08
@sardesairajdeep Amazing to c journos lke u against Ram Temple,n say mein bhi tho Hindu hoon🙏Looks lke 4 possibilit… https://t.co/oczV4FVlKZ
Malaysia Airports @MY_Airports - 2019-11-03
Boasting a mixture of European influenced and local monumental buildings such as The Stadhuys and Cheng Hoon Teng T… https://t.co/9cYvczAYqG
Saurav @Saurav19419076 - 2019-11-02
@nakli_hoon_main @thebrahmingal @Brahmeme Abe gadhe , reservations were provided cuz certain section of society was… https://t.co/pX973wEZbj
Name After Fam @Tera_hubby_hoon - 2019-10-31
When me and my friends in temple and seeing bananas
My friend to me https://t.co/EJGiWC8Pkj

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