Imagine my surprise when I saw this enormous structure at the end of a long walk…
What is it? And why had I never heard of it?
Large building next to the Great Hall…
The temple sits on a rise with a wonderful view of the Shinjuku skyline to the east.
There is a stunning golden Buddha statue inside:
There is a big-sky spaciousness that is rare in most parts of Tokyo:
Other temples of note in Tokyo:
Elsewhere in Suginami: