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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

Durga madhab Mohanty @meavishamhoon - 2018-12-09
Mea Visham Hoon,yes i may solve mystery of 7door of shreepadmanavan temple, through the method/process of the trans… https://t.co/26SgReLTOr
Durga madhab Mohanty @meavishamhoon - 2018-12-09
Mea Visham Hoon,yes i may solve mystery of 7door of shreepadmanavan temple, through the method/process of the trans… https://t.co/26SgReLTOr
asheesh @miniononmission - 2018-12-09
@asimit_hoon @zainabsikander @zainabsikander ji peddles half truth, half facts to suit her agenda.
Recently about… https://t.co/1Bz4iDja46
dibyendu das @Dibyendu69 - 2018-12-09
@knights_India @neo_pac @MahapatPravat @KPadmaRani1 @VazeIndian @Secular_Hoon @geetv79 @joerave @retheeshraj10… https://t.co/cvRkw6gqTG
Sri Kumaran Munusamy @munusamy_sri - 2018-11-28
Cheng Hoon Teng is the oldest functioning Chinese temple in Malaysia. Located at Malacca. Full video will be releas… https://t.co/2500Ivc4WA
Vivek Kumar Singh @vivekkmr587 - 2018-11-25
@vikrameffects @amitbehere @SAW21107 Aur mai Nitian hoon. Kam se kam pakoda to nahi bechoonga bhai. Vikram bhai bjp… https://t.co/69fFXjRz9f
Vivek Kumar Singh @vivekkmr587 - 2018-11-25
@vikrameffects @amitbehere @SAW21107 Aur mai Nitian hoon. Kam se kam pakoda to nahi bechoonga bhai. Vikram bhai bjp… https://t.co/69fFXjRz9f
♡ AnSaRi JaHaNgIr ツ @Saya_Hoon_Tera - 2018-11-25
Matter is in the court. Final decision has yet to come. But some politicians and hindutva organizations are openly… https://t.co/oXrHBIeqmM
Jim Licko @DenverPRguy - 2018-11-21
Hey @DonnieDoesWorld - Not 100% sure, but it looks like there’s a Hoon Temple in Koyasan, Japan. #WhoaThatsWeird https://t.co/EGohfdw7kn
dibyendu das @Dibyendu69 - 2018-11-16
@knights_India @neo_pac @MahapatPravat @KPadmaRani1 @VazeIndian @geetv79 @joerave @Secular_Hoon @retheeshraj10… https://t.co/YKmp3YLR09
brian @jlbkyh - 2018-10-27
@jlbwoozi I laugh and give your lower back a gentle pat, casually pressing a quick peck against your temple. Relax,… https://t.co/OLbJFBwf1h
brian @jlbkyh - 2018-10-27
@jlbwoozi I laugh and give your lower back a gentle pat, casually pressing a quick peck against your temple. Relax,… https://t.co/OLbJFBwf1h
brian @jlbkyh - 2018-10-27
@jlbwoozi I laugh and give your lower back a gentle pat, casually pressing a quick peck against your temple. Relax,… https://t.co/OLbJFBwf1h
brian @jlbkyh - 2018-10-27
@jlbwoozi I laugh and give your lower back a gentle pat, casually pressing a quick peck against your temple. Relax,… https://t.co/OLbJFBwf1h
brian @jlbkyh - 2018-10-27
@jlbwoozi I laugh and give your lower back a gentle pat, casually pressing a quick peck against your temple. Relax,… https://t.co/OLbJFBwf1h
दिल्ली वाला हूँ 🇮🇳 @Dilli_Wala_Hoon - 2018-10-21
Tonight at Golden Temple https://t.co/sGu9r0yJ0n
Captain Haddock @kieranjam16 - 2018-10-20
@Pallavi73453569 @Paree_hoon_main @vickky48 @siddhuu_ @nameisbhat @daskrAo @radhika412 @Tummala42 @openheartwith… https://t.co/gIQySsjxrB
QueenVictoria @Paree_hoon_main - 2018-10-20
@kieranjam16 @Pallavi73453569 @vickky48 @siddhuu_ @nameisbhat @daskrAo @radhika412 @Tummala42 @openheartwith… https://t.co/7A9V434NYg
QueenVictoria @Paree_hoon_main - 2018-10-20
@kieranjam16 @Pallavi73453569 @vickky48 @siddhuu_ @nameisbhat @daskrAo @radhika412 @Tummala42 @openheartwith… https://t.co/FeV5gjhDqN
QueenVictoria @Paree_hoon_main - 2018-10-20
@kieranjam16 @Pallavi73453569 @vickky48 @siddhuu_ @nameisbhat @daskrAo @radhika412 @Tummala42 @openheartwith… https://t.co/JoePaw7DZF
QueenVictoria @Vilasini_Reddy - 2018-10-20
@kieranjam16 @Pallavi73453569 @vickky48 @siddhuu_ @nameisbhat @daskrAo @radhika412 @Tummala42 @openheartwith… https://t.co/7A9V434NYg
QueenVictoria @Vilasini_Reddy - 2018-10-20
@kieranjam16 @Pallavi73453569 @vickky48 @siddhuu_ @nameisbhat @daskrAo @radhika412 @Tummala42 @openheartwith… https://t.co/FeV5gjhDqN
QueenVictoria @Vilasini_Reddy - 2018-10-20
@kieranjam16 @Pallavi73453569 @vickky48 @siddhuu_ @nameisbhat @daskrAo @radhika412 @Tummala42 @openheartwith… https://t.co/JoePaw7DZF
BitterSweetSymphony🌿 @PluviophilePoet - 2018-10-15
@theesmaarkhan It's ok. Apni apni choice hai. Mai Atheist + Agnostic hoon. Never been in a temple since last 5 years.
BitterSweetSymphony🌿 @PluviophilePoet - 2018-10-15
@theesmaarkhan It's ok. Apni apni choice hai. Mai Atheist + Agnostic hoon. Never been in a temple since last 5 years.
BitterSweetSymphony🌿 @PluviophilePoet - 2018-10-15
@theesmaarkhan It's ok. Apni apni choice hai. Mai Atheist + Agnostic hoon. Never been in a temple since last 5 years.
BitterSweetSymphony🌿 @PluviophilePoet - 2018-10-15
@theesmaarkhan It's ok. Apni apni choice hai. Mai Atheist + Agnostic hoon. Never been in a temple since last 5 years.
BitterSweetSymphony🌿 @PluviophilePoet - 2018-10-15
@theesmaarkhan It's ok. Apni apni choice hai. Mai Atheist + Agnostic hoon. Never been in a temple since last 5 years.
Krishnam 🇮🇳 ✞ @iamkrishnam - 2018-10-06
I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/xaHaktiqqT Main Mandir hoon Tera [ I am Your temple]...Pastor Anil Kant & Family
P. S. Nissim @ps_nissim - 2018-10-03
@bethlovesbolly A somewhar risqué Bollywood joke:

Asha Parekh goes to a temple and begins to pray: 'bhagwan, mein… https://t.co/DtSL3w9fX4

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