Sensō-ji

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Sensō-ji
浅草寺
Cloudy Sensō-ji.jpg
Sensō-ji is locatit in Japan
Sensō-ji
Shawn within Japan
Basic information
Location 2-3-1 Asakusa, Taitō-ku, Tokyo
Geografic coordinates 35°42′53″N 139°47′48″E / 35.714722°N 139.79675°E / 35.714722; 139.79675Coordinates: 35°42′53″N 139°47′48″E / 35.714722°N 139.79675°E / 35.714722; 139.79675
Affiliation Buddhist
Deity Shō Kannon Bosatsu
(Āryāvalokiteśvara)
Sect Shō-Kannon (independent schuil)
Kintra Japan
Wabsteid www.senso-ji.jp
Architectural description
Founder Kaishō
Completit 645

Sensō-ji (金龍山浅草寺, Kinryū-zan Sensō-ji) is an auncient Buddhist temple locatit in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. It is Tokyo's auldest temple, an ane o its maist signeeficant.