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onsenji1Gyoki, the name of a famous Buddhist monk who founded Arima Onsen, built this old venerable temple in the 8th century.
Another monk who deeply respected Gyoki followed in Gyoki’s footsteps by restoring Arima Onsen in the 12th century. The current buildings were rebuilt and consolidated in 1782 to form the temple that local people fondly call Yakushi-san.

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