Takasaki, Gunma facts for kids

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Takasaki in Gunma Prefecture
Takasaki shown on map of Gunma Prefecture

Takasaki (高崎市 Takasaki-shi) is Japanese city in Gunma Prefecture on the island of Honshū.

It has been recognized as a core city since 2011.

History

The tradition of the daruma doll as a good luck charm was started at the Shorinzan Daruma Temple (少林山達磨寺 Shōrinzan Daruma-ji) in Takasaki.

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