Kanei-ji Temple / Ueno Tokyo

[UENO GREAT BUDDHA AND PAGODA] During the Edo period within the precincts of Kanei-ji temple.there was a great Buddha statue on top of hill in front of you. This site is known as “Daibutsu yama”(Great Buddha hill). In 1631,the first great Buddha was created by a feudal lord Hori Naoyori. Lord Hori governed the