Osu Kannon

Osu Kannon is a Buddhist temple situated near the Fushimi subway station. Osu Kannon temple enshrines Lord Kannon, the Japanese goddess of mercy.  The colourful architecture of this temple and the famous shopping street nearby is attracting a large number of visitors every day.

There is a bell tower and a lot of small Budha statues. On the 18th and 28th of each month, there is a flea market on the Osu Kannon shopping street, where we can find anything ranging from small antiques to electronic items. We walked through the Osu Kannon shopping streets for half an hour. There are many shops including various restaurants, electronic shops, textile, souvenir etc.