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Togenukijizo Kogan Temple

3-35-2 Sugamo, Toshima 170-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3917-8221
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Wet Day

when we visited it was raining very heavy though this did not spoil the experience. It is well... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Kevin J
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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
Interesting temple

Nice temple to visit and experience the culture. Worshippers come and pray for health. There is a... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Betty C
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good48%
  • Average37%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
26 Oct 2017
“Interesting temple”
23 Nov 2017
“Wet Day”
LOCATION
3-35-2 Sugamo, Toshima 170-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
Ikebukuro
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+81 3-3917-8221
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

when we visited it was raining very heavy though this did not spoil the experience. It is well worth a visiy

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Nice temple to visit and experience the culture. Worshippers come and pray for health. There is a statute of the Goddess of Kannon where you wash the part of the statute that is sore and will cure your ailment. Outside of the temple, there are...More

Thank Betty C
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Togenukijizo is obviously a local temple as the friendliness of the locals show. Rub that part of the statue that corresponds to your troublesome body part for sone help.

Thank Liane D
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Togenuki means to get thorns out of your body. Smoke from the big burner in front of the building is supposed cure any ailment. It may even make you smarter.

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

The temples in Japan are a site to behold and it is nice to see that they are looked after and very symbolic to the people of Japan

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Reviewed 6 March 2013

I visited there few years ago in february when there was event. Lots of people coming to see celebrities.

Thank fumi3japan
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