Sensō-ji: Tokyo's oldest and most significant Buddhist temple

  • Published on : 03/02/2024
  • by : Japan Experience

Sensō-ji is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. It is Tokyo's oldest-established temple, dedicated to Kannon, the bodhisattva of compassion. The temple complex includes the main hall, a five-story pagoda, and large gates. Sensō-ji is the most widely visited religious site in the world with over 30 million visitors annually, making it a must-see destination for tourists and pilgrims alike.

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