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Eihei-ji Temple

Description of this spot

Eihei-ji Temple was given two Michelin stars in the 2015 Michelin Guide. It is a temple opened in 1244 for spiritual practice in the Zen tradition. Even today, many monks practice meditation here, rising early in the morning and cultivating their minds and bodies through various practices, such as work, and sitting and walking meditation. It is possible to observe the monks during their practice.

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