20 Yotokuji 養徳寺(ようとくじ)

Denomination:  Rinzai (臨済宗)

Main Image:  Juichimen (11-faced) Kannon Bosatsu (十一面観音菩薩)

Location:  Hita, Kannami (函南町平井)

Main hall

Main hall

After passing through the main gate, the well-manicured temple grounds lead you to the main hall. There is nothing special about the appearance of this building built in 1387; however it is this simplicity which makes it visually appealing.

Juichimen Kannon Bosatsu — Eleven-faced Kannon Bosatsu

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