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History and architecture

Myōkendo (The Myōken Hall).

 On the south side of the Main Hall you can admire the dignified Myōkendo (the North Star Hall), built in 1779 and restored successively in 1806 and 1846. Reconstruction work on the Main Hall was done in 1776, and three years later, when Myōkendo was erected, an image of the North Star was placed on its front door. The Report on Historical Buildings in Sakai mentions that the gate is designed in the Koryō style (the specialized term would be Kōraimon), with a gabled roof supported by two pillars, which makes it an important albeit small-scale architectural vestige of an era now passed.