‘HIGASHI-HONGANJI TEMPLE 5 minutes walk from Kyoto station’
If you don’t have enough time to go sightseeing for famous temples in Kyoto , visit HIGASHI-HONGANJI TEMPLE the nearer temple from Kyoto station 5 minutes walk!
Was founded 1321, the width 76m, depth 58m , height 38m , the height is shorter than famous Nara TODAIJI TEMPLE 49.1m , but area is wider than it .HIGASHI-HONGANJI TEMPLE is also one of the biggest temple buildings in Japan.
There are MIEIDOU( the main hall) and AMIDADOU( Amida Buddha hall) 2 big halls , MIEIDOU has a huge prayer area and AMIDADOU has a beautiful golden color interior!
It’s free , you can sit on the tatami floor and meditate and pray for a while forgetting daily busyness !
If you want to feel the atmosphere of Buddhism quickly in Kyoto, check out here!!
I’m Nobu , one heart enjoy together!!!