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2012-08-20 01:11:00
招き猫、たくさん。 GOHTOKU-JI: http://www. ana-cooljapan.com/#/movie/gohtokuji Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-21 01:48:12
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-22 00:23:33
Bellissimo! GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-25 16:18:34
蔡大雙這裡有貓貓 GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-29 12:01:35
Maneki-Meko!~ who wouldnt like it? GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-30 19:41:58
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-02 04:55:49
Maneki Neko Lucky cat ♥ I think luck not only for catz :) Cute Kawaii Lolcatz :) GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-02 16:28:35
i love cat ^^ GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-04 09:51:59
Full of CATS! GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-09 18:03:40
CATS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! meow =^-^= GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-11 16:27:15
so cute GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-12 19:39:03
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-18 19:21:24
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-12-07 07:33:56
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/tokyo/ Do you think gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-02-26 15:45:45
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/tokyo/ Do you think Gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-03-24 02:57:40
Now I understand Hello Kitty better! GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/tokyo/ Do you think Gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-03-29 21:46:01
IS JAPAN COOL? YES GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/tokyo/ Do you think Gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-07-27 09:35:33
Gohtoku-ji GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/tokyo/ Do you think Gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-08-05 22:01:40
cool GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/tokyo/ Do you think Gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-09-07 08:07:23
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/tokyo/ Do you think Gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2014-02-28 21:33:13
GOHTOKU-JI: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/tokyo/ Do you think Gohtoku-ji of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?

IS JAPAN COOL? TOKYO

豪徳寺

Gohtoku-ji

1. A maneki-neko (welcoming cat) figure is considered a lucky charm for business people and shop owners. Gohtoku-ji is considered the “birthplace” of maneki-neko and also sells these figures.

2. The tale of maneki-neko: During the Edo Era, Gohtoku-ji was almost bankrupt. The priest’s cat attracted a wealthy patron; the temple then became prosperous.

3. A “cat tomb” (neko-zuka) on the temple grounds serves as a retirement home for maneki-neko that have granted people’s wishes and been returned to the temple. Visitors see a bizarre landscape — the temple’s specialty — filled with endless figures of seated maneki-neko.

4. Generally, a horse is drawn on lucky ema charm boards. Here at this temple, however, a cat is pictured on ema.

5. Essentially, Gohtoku-ji is a power spot for financial good luck. But nowadays, many cat lovers also visit the temple to pray for the health of their pets.

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