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Sad and fascinating place to visit.

Jokanji Temple, sometimes referred to by locals as the "throw-away temple" is where at least 20,000... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
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20 Apr 2016
“Sad and fascinating place to visit.”
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

Jokanji Temple, sometimes referred to by locals as the "throw-away temple" is where at least 20,000 young women are interred in a single grave. These were the often beautiful girls sold by or kidnapped from their families to act as prostitutes in the infamous neighbouring...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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