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Special event due to 110th opening anniversary. Buddhist statue carvings exhibition of master Matsumoto Myoukei

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SHOPKeisei Department Store

AREAAround Tokyo > Around Tokyo Others

2018-04-12 10:00 to 2018-04-17 16:00

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Event hall on the 7th floor of Keisei Department Store

DESCRIPTION

Buddhist statue carvings exhibition of Matsumoto Myoukei known also as "The master of Buddhist statues from Heisei Era" and a disciple of Unkei and Kaikei sculptors of Buddhist statues is held. At present in Onohara district of Kyoto master Myoukei day by day continues to carve the shape of Buddha and devotes his life to bringing light for people living now. And in 2014 the restored statues of Four Heavenly Kings (2 statues repaired and 2 newly built) were placed inside of initially opened 1200 years ago inner gates on mount Koya, which attracts activity year by year.
This event is conducted on the 5th year from opening of Keisei Department Store so please take a look at surrounding areas.

※During the period the staff from Matsumoto Myoukei workshop is present.
※Entrance is possible until 30 minutes before closing.

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