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Kauai Soto Zen Temple Zenshuji

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Quite photogenic and unexpected

Drove past this temple on the way to the canyon and just had to stop. So unexpected to find a Zen... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Escape-overseas
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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ZEN TEMPLE IN HANAPEPE

Located in Hanapepe on Kaumaualii highway. The temple is off limits, so just walked around the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
SoCalOregonian
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Murrieta, California
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Nov 8, 2017
“Quite photogenic and unexpected”
Nov 5, 2016
“ZEN TEMPLE IN HANAPEPE”
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Hanapepe, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Drove past this temple on the way to the canyon and just had to stop. So unexpected to find a Zen Temple, and quite photogenic. Unfortunately access is restricted so I had to make do with some external photos.

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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Located in Hanapepe on Kaumaualii highway. The temple is off limits, so just walked around the perimeter fence and took photos. Surprising to see such an ornate temple along the road in Hanapepe. Worth the stop for a photo op.

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Stop here for some interesting photos. Before you pull in read a little about it on Wikipedia. Very interesting

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Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

What a lovely temple, fully visible from the main road in Hanapepe. Everything around here has a dramatic and beautiful backdrop, and this site is made even more peaceful because of it!

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Reviewed 7 August 2015

This temple at the small town is unique and brings the devotion in the visitors who enter . The location is easy to reach and if you love the eastern religion and believe in the zen - this will be your refuge . The beauty...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

The temple is located at 1-3500 Kaumualii Hwy, Hanapepe. It is situated on the main highway between Lihue and Kekaha. We drove by and it caught our attention. We turned around to enter but there were signs stating that it was off limits and we...More

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