Naritasan Shinshoji Temple is the head temple of Shingonshu
sect and is affectionately known as "Narita's 0-Fudo-sama."
The top-ranked of the "Big Three" temples of the Kanto
region, it is visited by about 10 mi llion people each year. In
1980, 5 important religious structures from relatively modern
times were designated as important cultural properties:
Komyodo Hall and Shakado Hall, which were formerly the
main building, and the Three-storied Pagoda, Niomon Gate,
and Gakudo Hall.