Temple 54: Enmeiji

Enmeiji, also called “The Temple of Long Life” has been at its current location since 1727. Prayers for health and a long life are given here.

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Pilgrims leave their staffs here while they pray. Modern ohenro may have Elmo characters attached to theirs. 

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Note the phoenix in the overhead arch.
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Jizou in remembrance of lost children.
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A very fierce looking Myou.

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A well-weathered marker for the way.
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And some more modern markers too.

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