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Culture in Oita

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Usuki Stone Buddhas

Usuki Stone Buddhas

The Usuki Stone Buddhas of Oita Prefecture are comprised of four groups of carved stone Buddhas. It’s unclear why these Buddh...

Oita
Usuki Calling

Usuki Calling

Scott Brause

A secret of Japan's island of Kyushu, the stone Buddhas of Usuki are just one of the mysteries of this lovely town. Gourmets...

Oita
Rakanji Temple

Rakanji Temple

Shehzad Lokhandwalla

Rakanji temple is a unique monument built on the top of a mountain. Accessed by a lift, and over looking the wilderness of Na...

Oita
MANGA⇔TOKYO Exhibition

MANGA⇔TOKYO Exhibition

Kim

MANGA⇔TOKYO is a special event taking place at the Oita Prefectural Art Museum, which looks at Japanese manga, anime, games, ...

Oita
Usa Jingu Shrine

Usa Jingu Shrine

Usa Jingū, also known as Usa Hachimangū, is a Shinto shrine in the city of Usa in Ōita Prefecture in Japan. Emperor Ojin, who...

Oita