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Saikokuji Temple (Shingon Sect)
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  It is believed that Onomichi's Saikokuji Temple was built by the priest Gyoki around 739.Go through the Deva Gate, the one with the hanging, two meter long, giant straw sandals and climb up the long flight of stone steps; you will then reach the Main Hall, an Important Cultural Property.

  Another flight of stone steps will take you to a three-storied, red pagoda standing among the green leaves of pine trees. This pagoda was also designated as an Important Cultural Property.

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  Onomichi City Hall
15-1, Kubo 1-chome, Onomichi-shi, 722-8501
Tel.: 0848-25-7111    Fax.: 0848-37-2740


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