Amagasaki Temple Area (Hyougo Japan)
Sanko tenshi in Honkoji temple
If Main gate of Honkoji temple is entered, there are the torii and oratory which require the frame of Sanko tenshi for a left hand. The Sanko shrine designated as the important cultural property is in the inner part of an oratory. They are colorful shrine pavilions. Sanko tenshi serves as a Buddhistic guardian deity showing three, the sun, the moon, and a star.
Photo Feb. 13. 2008
Cross-eyed viewing Parallel Viewing