SpotOkaidan Meguri (Tour in the Pitch Dark Tunnel)

Okaidan Meguri or the "Tour in the Pitch Dark Tunnel" lies under the altar of the temple. This underground corridor runs beneath the main altar where the principal image of the Amida Nyorai Buddha is enshrined. Groping your way through this corridor in total darkness, if you touch the key set just beneath the sacred image, it is said that you can gain enlightenment and enter the Paradise of the Amida Buddha. There is not a light to be seen in the corridor, so please be careful not to lose your belongings.

Okaidan Meguri (Tour in the Pitch Dark Tunnel)

Access

25 min on foot from JR Nagano Sta.

Address

491, Motoyoshi cho, Nagano city, Nagano

住所

長野県長野市大字長野元善町491

TEL

 026-234-3591

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