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Zenkō-ji is a Buddhist temple located in the city of Nagano, Japan. The temple was built in the 7th century. The modern city of Nagano began as a town built around the temple. Historically, Zenkō-ji is perhaps most famous for its involvement in the battles between Uesugi Kenshin and Takeda Shingen in the 16th century, when it served as one of Kenshin's bases of operations. Wikipedia


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NAGANO JAPAN Travel Guide | Top Things To Do In Nagano | Happy Trip

Nagano is located in central Japan. Onsen, Snow Monkeys (Jigokudani Monkey Park), Zenkoji Temple, Ryokan and Shiga Kogen ...

January 24, 2020


Nagano Japan has been amazing to visit with zenko-ji temple being one of the most original and old looking temples I have been ...

April 7, 2021

Zenko-ji Temple, Nagano | Japan Travel Guide

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February 18, 2018

4 Day Trip to Nagano | Winter Travel Guide

4 Day Trip to Nagano | Winter Travel Guide Exploring Nagano in the winter from historic places to majestic peaks. In this video we ...

May 24, 2022

Zenkoji Temple in Winter | Sunrise Morning Prayers | Japan Cheap Food & Travel

Zenkoji Temple is not only the most famous temple in Nagano Prefecture, but also one of the most famous in all of Japan. This is ...

June 10, 2021

Zenko-ji Temple - Nagano - 善光寺 - 4K Ultra HD

Founded in the 7th century, Zenkō-ji (Zenko-ji) Temple is actually one of the most important and popular temples in Japan, and ...

June 13, 2016

Zenkoji Temple Nagano, Japan

Zenkō-ji Temple is one of the best temples you must visit in Nagano, Japan. #theworldasIsee #travel #Japan #Nagano #zenkoji ...

December 29, 2020

Famous Spots in Nagano | Relaxing Walk through Zenkoji Temple and Komoro Castle

Take a chill walk with me through Nagano City's Zenkoji Temple. Then, let's walk through the sakura at Komoro Castle! -Zenkoji ...

July 2, 2020

NAGANO Zenkō-ji (善光寺, Temple of the Benevolent Light)

Zenkō-ji (善光寺, Temple of the Benevolent Light) is a Buddhist temple located in the city of Nagano, Japan. The temple was built ...

January 31, 2022

【NAGANO JAPAN】Ranking of tourist destinations【2021】

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