Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A Pagoda

This pagoda in the garden of the Chinzanso Hotel, Tokyo, is a three story one. Known as "Entsukaku", the pagoda is registered as a "tangible cultural property" of Japan. Originally located in Chikurinji Temple, Hiroshima Prefecture, the pagoda was relocated to the Chinzanzo Hotel Garden in 1925. it is believed to be one of the oldest pagodas in Japan, estimated to being built around the 1100's. 

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