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One of Japan’s oldest buddhist temple. It was founded in 593 by Prince Shotoku. Temple’s buildings burned several times and reconstructed. The most famous and large temple in Osaka City and has many national treasures, important cultural properties.

和宗総本山四天王寺 聖徳太子建立。宗派にこだわらない立場から「和宗」として独立している。多数の国宝、重要文化財を有する。

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Location

1-11-18, Shitennoji, Tennoji-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 543-0051, Japan

Directions

10-minute walk from “Tennoji station” on the JR Osaka loop line, on the subway Midosuji line and more