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The Mount Takao is situated near the city of Hachiōji (Tokyo area) and a protected area within the Meiji no Mori Takao Quasi-National Park. 

 

mountainstamp.com Takao Mountain stamp 1973

Japan 1973, Mount Takao.

 

mountainstamp.com Takao Mountain stamp 1993

Japan 1993, Mount Takao.

 

Japan 2014, Mount Takao.
The stamp was issued in the series "Japanese Mountains Series 5".

 

Japan 2016, Head Temple on Mt. Takao.
The stamp was issued in the series
"60th Anniversary Series of the Enforcement of the Local Autonomy Tokyo Prefecture".

This temple, officially known as Takaosan Yakuoin Yukiji Temple, is one of the Daihonzan temples of the Chizan School of the Shingon sect. This temple, believed to have been built in 744 by Gyoki Bosatsu under decree from Emperor Shomu, is dedicated to the Medicine Bhudda, Yakushi Nyorai. 

 

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