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Onjōji Temple’s Kangaku-in’s Reception Hall

Onjōji Temple’s Kangaku-in’s Reception Hall
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Along with Kōjōin Kyakuden is one of the best example of shoin. It is known as a model of shudenzukuri, bushi residence of Muromachi period. Built in 1600 (5th year of Keichō Era) by Mōri Terumoto, is divided in 9 rooms; in south ōyuka, and in the first and second room there are paintings on fusuma by Kanō Mitsunobu.

Specified Classification National Treasure
Location 246 Onjōji-chō, Ōtsu city, Shiga prefecture