Mibu-dera

Mibu-dera

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Statue of Kondō Isami at Mibu-dera

Mibu-dera (壬生寺) is a Buddhist temple in the Japanese city of Kyoto. The temple was established in AD 991 by the monk Kaiken. Several times a year the temple hosts performances of kyogen.

See also

  • For an explanation of terms concerning Japanese Buddhism, Japanese Buddhist art, and Japanese Buddhist temple architecture, see the Glossary of Japanese Buddhism.