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≪Hatsumode Spot≫ Sensoji Temple

≪Hatsumode Spot≫ Sensoji Temple

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Temple representing Tokyo where about 30 million people a year visit

【Number of visitors on January 1st – 3rd】About 2.85 million people

【Divine Favor】Achievement of various wishes

Senso-ji is Tokyo’s oldest temple. Known affectionately to people all over Japan as the temple of the Asakusa Kannon, it draws some 30 million visitors every year, remaining an important center of worship.

Amongst the many Buddhas, Bodhisattva Kannon is known as the most compassionate, relieving beings of their suffering and responding to prayers with great benevolence.

≪Hatsumode Spot≫ Sensoji Temple

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≪Hatsumode Spot≫ Sensoji Temple

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Event Name ≪Popular spots of the first prayer of the new year≫ Sensoji Temple
Venue Sensoji Temple
Dates December 31, 2016 – January 31, 2017
Note ※ Only on January 1st to January 7th, there is a divine favor of matchmaking (marriage), academic advancement, better fortune “Aizenhoukyu” (3000 yen) and a card that gets luck and wards off evils “Kaiun Yakujofuda” (500 yen) Will be sold.
※ There is the fortunetelling slip (Omikuji) in English.
Open Hours In the New Year’s week, opening time differs from normal.
【December 31st】6:30-19:00
【January 1st】0:00-20:00
【January 2nd】6:30-20:00
【January 3rd】6:30-20:00
Address 2-3-1 asakusa taitou-ku Tokyo
Contact 03-3842-0181
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