All Temples in Nakagyo

Nakagyo Temples

Guide to Nakagyo Temples including all the popular temples in Nakagyo. Most temples in Japan are  Buddhist Temples. There are some very old Japanese Temple which were established over 1,200 years ago. Today some of these very old wooden temple buildings still survive, however many have been destroyed by lightning, fire, earthquakes, storms or war and have been rebuilt over the years. Still many of these rebuilt temple buildings are hundreds of years old. Many of these very old Japanese Temples are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

  • Mibudera Temple

    Mibudera Temple is a Buddhist temple, that is the head temple for Risshu sect of Buddhism and is in Kyoto. Mibudera Temple which was established in 991AD is famous for several things; its 3Mibu kyogen3 performance in April, its statue of Kondo Isami and its connection to the 3shisen-gumi3 (the Read more [...]