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Chionji Temple is the family temple of Fuseshi.  It is believed to have been founded by Gyoki at the beginning of Nara era.  The standing Kannon with 11 faces made of one cypress is designated as an important cultural property of Japan.

 

Address: 706 Teraguchi, Katsuragi City

No entrance admitted, because no one lives there.

Access: 40 minutes’ walk from the Kintetsu Shinjyo Station on the Kintetsu Gosho Line