Katsuō-ji is one in a grouping of Buddhist temples which are pilgrimage sites in the Kansai region.
History[change | change source]
The temple site was first named Miroku-ji in 765.
In 1184, the temple was destroyed by fire, but it was re-built.
Daruma[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- Murry, John et al. (1907). A handbook for travellers in Japan including the whole empire from Saghalien to Formosa, p. 367.
- Röpke, Ian Martin. (1999). Historical Dictionary of Osaka and Kyoto, p. 64.
- Gautam, Neeraj. (2009). Buddha his life and teaching, p. 170.
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