3-4/Mar.2018 Daruma market, Jindaiji Temple

Sightseeing information about 3-4/Mar.2018 Daruma market, Jindaiji Temple in Japan.

3-4/Mar.2018 Daruma market, Jindaiji Temple3.5

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 from 3/3 '19 to 3/4 '19


As a part of Ganzandaishi festival, the largest of Jindaiji Temple events, Daruma doll market will open on 3rd and 4th of March.
Daruma doll is modeled after Bodhidharma, the founder of the Zen sect of Buddhism,
and is regarded as a talisman of good luck in Japan, hence very popular. There will be some 300 Daruma doll shops at the festival in Jindaiji Temple and lots of people will come after the dolls making the temple so busy and crowded.
Jindaiji Temple can be reached by bus (25 to 30 minutes) from Mitaka Sta. or Kichijoji Sta. on JR Chuo Line, or from Tsutsujigaoka Sta. or Chofu Sta. on Keio Line.

PurposeFestivals,elderly,experience,family,knows a lot about Japan,shrine/temple,art,sightseeing,an eating tour
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5.02 weeks ago

Fun and colorful Daruma doll festival from March 3rd to 4th, with food stalls and people everywhere. Guides and vendors were very polite and friendly.

5.0a month ago

Good view, so interesting if you love old culture

5.02 months ago

Gorgeous place to visit, probably one of the most beautiful environment in ibaraki.

4.02 months ago

Almost time to recycle our Daruma again in our annual ritual. 👺

5.03 months ago

A beautiful place to visit in the middle of the city.