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Byōdō-in
平等院
Phoenix Hall, Byodo-in, November 2016 -01.jpg
Phoenix Hall, a National Treasure
Religion
Affiliation Independent
Deity Amida Nyorai (Amitābha)
Location
Location 116 Ujirenge, Uji, Kyoto Prefecture
Country Japan
Architecture
Founder Fujiwara no Yorimichi
Completed 1052

Byōdō-in (Japanese: 平等院) is a Buddhist temple that is located in Uji, Kyoto in Japan. It is registered as a World Heritage Site as part of Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto.

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