Chohoji Daimon (Great Gate at Chohoji Temple)
It is said that this gate was built in 1388. It is considered to be a well-balanced representative of the early Muromachi period(1336-1573). This two-storied gate is guarde d by a pair of statues, called the Deva Kings, standing on either side. The gate was constructed using a bracket system, intermediate supports and with Japanese style as the underlying tone.



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