Shorinzan Daruma Temple 少林山達磨寺


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Takasaki is one of Japan's leading producers of daruma dolls. This temple symbolizes Takasaki with numerous darumas offered at the temple. The Daruma Museum next to the temple is also interesting.

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Byakui Dai-Kannon 白衣大観音


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Byakui Dai-Kannon means Giant Kannon in white wardrobe. Buiilt in 1936, this giant Kannon statue is almost like a temple itself with 20 Buddha figures inside. You can climb up the stairs inside and see Takasaki from above.

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Other Sights


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Pictures of Takasaki Station and other street shots.

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