Toji Temple

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Toji Temple is one of the original three Buddhist temples that were allowed to be built in Kyoto at the beginning of the Heian period (when Kyoto replaced Nara as capital city). In 796, Toji Temple was founded along with Sai-ji and Shingon-in temples. Toji is, unfortunately, the only one that remains standing to this day. The historic 5-storied pagoda building holds several significant artefacts and treasures, leading Toji to be recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Адрес

1 Kujo-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto City, 601-8473 (Карта) (Направления)

Рабочее время

8:30 - 17:30 Закрыто

Opening Hours

Понедельник 8:30 - 17:30
Вторник 8:30 - 17:30
Среда 8:30 - 17:30
Четверг 8:30 - 17:30
Пятница 8:30 - 17:30
Суббота 8:30 - 17:30
Воскресенье 8:30 - 17:30
Holidays 8:30 - 17:30

Веб-сайт сайт

toji.or.jp

Highlights

Kondo Hall

Kondo Hall is the main hall — Toji Temple’s largest building. Built in the 8th century, the original building burned down in 1486 and was rebuilt in 1603. Inside the main hall are three golden Buddha statues that represent the cosmology of Buddhism.

Five-storied Pagoda

The icon of Toji Temple, the original five-storied pagoda was built in the 9th century. The pagoda that you see today was rebuilt in 1644, after a series of unfortunate lightning strikes burned down the original building. Despite its tall stature, the pagoda is held firmly using only stone foundations. Its unique building blocks have allowed it to withstand earthquakes, leaving it still standing till today.

Sakura Tree

A large sakura or cherry blossom tree stands outside the ticket office at the entrance of Toji Temple. During spring, the area around the temple and sakura tree are spectacularly lit up at night. The night illuminations under the pink cherry blossoms add to the beautiful view of the temple grounds.

General Amenities

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

Как добраться

10-minute walk from To-ji Station on the Kintetsu Railway
City Bus Stop To-ji-higashimon-mae
15-minute walk from JR Kyoto Station Hachijo-guchi exit
 

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