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Senso-ji Temple (also known as Asakusa Kannon) is the most important of Tokyo's buddhist temples which traces its history back to 628. The Hozo-mon Gate (the subject of this image) is the greatest of the 2 gates protecting the access to the main temple hall. The curent form is a reconstruction in 1964 made of concrete of the original wooden building.