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Hakusan Tokozen Temple (Main temple of Kenchoji school of Rinzai sect)

Hakusan Tokozen Temple (Main temple of Kenchoji school of Rinzai sect)

A temple with over 800 years of history. At this Zen temple you can experience various disciplines such as Zazen meditation, sutra copying, poetry and calligraphy. Zazen and sutra copying can be booked at the time of your convenience. Instructions are available for beginners, English guidance for Zazen are provided for foreigners.

Hakusan Tokozen Temple (Main temple of Kenchoji school of Rinzai sect) in the morning

The temple offers Zen meditation programs with English guidance and sutra copying experiences, and also serves powdered green tea. Many international visitors come to experience Zen and Japanese culture. (Reservation required)

Essential Information

Costs

Zen, Sutra Copying and Tea 3000 yen

Zazen meditation 1000 yen

Access

Keikyu Line, Kanazawa-Bunkyo Station

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