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Hoon-ji Temple

Travel Guide - Hoon-ji Temple

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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

Clown 🤡 @cornithoeee - 2020-08-13
@pratik_hoon Sir , its not always the intention which counts . Actions speak louder than words . And if you had rea… https://t.co/JZIgu4r2TL
Sad X Æ A-12 @cornithoeee - 2020-08-13
@pratik_hoon Sir , its not always the intention which counts . Actions speak louder than words . And if you had rea… https://t.co/JZIgu4r2TL
Yadav @pratik_hoon - 2020-08-13
@cornithoeee Intension behind action is important. Moreover from whom were they trying to safeguard the temple? Ins… https://t.co/NcqWqHymD5
Abhishek @TheAbhiSpace - 2020-08-12
@shambhav15 @Iyervval @Abhina_Prakash Also an important question which no one is raising:
How do we KNOW they are M… https://t.co/5nd5wgNFem
Dumbbelldore @Go2Nepal - 2020-08-12
@sahayogan @DuneKhaal Why not maybe in 20-30 years one more temple why not...
Kundalakesi @main_hoon_kafir - 2020-08-12
@SalmanNizami_ Is it? They know if they touch the temple, it would be a different story. This is Bengaluru maga, we… https://t.co/NdmqdXYYWO
NoLimit @asimit_hoon - 2020-08-12
@sahayogan @DuneKhaal Why not maybe in 20-30 years one more temple why not...
Villanelle🌈⏸️♌ @masum_hoon_main - 2020-08-12
Muslims formed chain around temple to save it from Muslims, outrage by SM warriors.
If Hindus formed a chain around… https://t.co/UYQozl2Ddn
Dumbbelldore @Go2Nepal - 2020-08-10
@DearthOfSid @retheeshraj10 @rahulkanwal According to rahul kamal, tableeghi jamat visited srivari temple on june 1… https://t.co/ciFFuA5k4v
Dumbbelldore @Go2Nepal - 2020-08-10
@KT62779984 @NewIndianXpress @xpressandhra Don't include mosque to balance!!!

2 major muslim festivals celebrated… https://t.co/W08PZNCma8
NoLimit @asimit_hoon - 2020-08-10
@DearthOfSid @retheeshraj10 @rahulkanwal According to rahul kamal, tableeghi jamat visited srivari temple on june 1… https://t.co/ciFFuA5k4v
NoLimit @asimit_hoon - 2020-08-10
@KT62779984 @NewIndianXpress @xpressandhra Don't include mosque to balance!!!

2 major muslim festivals celebrated… https://t.co/W08PZNCma8
Meera Sundararajan @meerasrajan - 2020-08-07
@agen952 Rama does not care for any temple. For those who love him he stays in their hearts. 'Moko kahan dhunde re… https://t.co/76naCUfnh0
Dumbbelldore @Go2Nepal - 2020-08-05
@KanwaKomal @ShamasAhmed11 @porbotialora Literally one land you got and somehow after decades able to get permissio… https://t.co/fTzWsghziQ
NoLimit @asimit_hoon - 2020-08-05
@KanwaKomal @ShamasAhmed11 @porbotialora Literally one land you got and somehow after decades able to get permissio… https://t.co/fTzWsghziQ
mythraindeer @mythraindeer - 2020-08-04
@BaazDrame @Saya_Hoon_Tera @IamKarwan @irenaakbar You can keep your 'faith'. I have no need for it. This is a matte… https://t.co/sItawJP64T
भाविक गुर्जर 🇮🇳 @BhavikGurjarRJ - 2020-08-03
#Mashu_Mahadev Temple Bullet by
#Gurjar_Samrat_Mihirakul_Hoon
Hanol , Uttarakhand
#हर_हर_महादेव 🚩🙏… https://t.co/GnMyZ6AnQq
भाविक गुर्जर 🇮🇳 @bhavikgurjar968 - 2020-08-03
#Mashu_Mahadev Temple Bullet by
#Gurjar_Samrat_Mihirakul_Hoon
Hanol , Uttarakhand
#हर_हर_महादेव 🚩🙏… https://t.co/GnMyZ6AnQq
Kundalakesi @main_hoon_kafir - 2020-08-02
@IngridNewkirk @PetaIndia You killed him,he was happy in the temple
garudaram @garudaram1 - 2020-08-01
@suchitrav @SASIinNYC 🤣🤣🤣🤣illegal wtf invading our country demolishing our temple divide our country on the basis o… https://t.co/Xek8wTQCMb
Kundalakesi @main_hoon_kafir - 2020-07-29
@JaiHindtiger @rakhitripathi A bhoomi pooja for a temple and suddenly all uncles feel for communal harmony... Why uncles?
nationalist @mahavir37 - 2020-07-29
@ZaidManiyar7 @asadowaisi @PMOIndia Accept the reality bro. It was temple there u know it. Aur haan agar burnol cha… https://t.co/QPw70aumaS
Sanghamitra Malik @Ilovehyderabad - 2020-07-28
@karamungi @IndoIslamicPage @HiHyderabad @swachhhyd @ReallySwara @Ayesha641983 @tawairkh @RadioCharminar @KTRTRS… https://t.co/LRGQ63FNf1
प्रशान्तJवर्मा @PRVerma09408380 - 2020-07-25
@suri_arsenal Kaun bol rha h ki in its present form its a temple??? Not at all. Pr kbhi tha awashya 3 video k links… https://t.co/KMDm4qkpvV
Pallavi Sharma @PallaviiS - 2020-07-23
Sir aaj ka episode Shaktimaan ka bht accha tha aisa lg rha tha jaise koi superhit action film dekh rhi hoon. Awesom… https://t.co/6EjfGQJi7r
Toon Seri Anthraxxxx @anthraxxxx - 2020-07-22
Cheng Hoon Teng temple in 1955 and 2020. It is the oldest Chinese temple in Malaysia (credit: Benjamin Cheh) https://t.co/VHrM0QKNZV
Himanshu mandpe @himanshumandpe1 - 2020-07-15
@UnSubtleDesi na na ..main khud depression me hoon, not because job nahi hai...aap to chanda dete ho ho... jaisa ma… https://t.co/llFqvv7NYl
bear spirit @koobi007 - 2020-07-14
i think the greatest scene in “my mister” is when park dong hoon goes to the buddhist temple and his monk friend hu… https://t.co/yZs2AQx17j
bear spirit @koobi007 - 2020-07-14
i think the greatest scene in “my mister” is when park dong hoon goes to the buddhist temple and his monk friend hu… https://t.co/yZs2AQx17j
Waleed Noor @Waleed_N111 - 2020-07-13
Mandir me haami musalman bhi hain. May musalam hoon, may mandir me himaayat Marta Hoon. Your generalisation is not… https://t.co/os2E82Z0Y8
Guat Hoon Temple 月云寺 @guathoontemple - 2020-07-11
Official bank account is Trustees of Guat Hoon Vegetarian Temple

We made a typo mistake on the Annual 7th month Pr… https://t.co/GwBeCT8u9W

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