Seiryu-ji Temple

This temple in the woods is where Japan’s largest bronze sitting Buddha statue that keeps watch

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Seiryu-ji is situated in a serene rural area. The “Showa Daibutsu”, built in 1984, is Japan’s largest sitting statue of Buddha with a height of 21.35m and a width of 15m. You can experience various activities of Buddhist education, such as a tour inside the statue itself, sutra copying inside the temple, and Zen meditation early on Sunday morning.
Business Hours

April-October 8am – 5:30pm November-March 9am – 4:30pm Open every day
Adult: 400 YEN
Children: 200 YEN
45 Yamazaki, Kuwahara, Aomori
(017) 726-2312

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