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Address: 5-1-28 Ogicho, Odawara 250-0001, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Find your face among the statues

Peaceful small garden and cemetary to wander around, and an impressive bell. The main attraction though is the many carved wooden statues - so many that it is said you can find... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 February 2013
MisterPugz
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Odawara, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Small temple with 50 wooden statues - each has different facial expression. It was a really neat experience as we were the only ones in the temple - not even one monk.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2013

Peaceful small garden and cemetary to wander around, and an impressive bell. The main attraction though is the many carved wooden statues - so many that it is said you can find one that looks like yourself. Not sure that I have ever quite found me there yet, but it is always interesting to try, and it's quite an impressive... More 

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