Togaku-in Temple (Azalea Temple)
1-8-1 Shibokuhoncho, Miyamae Ward, Kawasaki City, Kanagawa
- www.tougakuin.jp (Japanese)
Shiboku-san Togakuin Temple is a temple of the Tendai sect of Buddhism, and there are few records of its history. Passing through the Niomon Gate, visitors will enter a manicured azalea garden and continue along the approach to the main hall, which was rebuilt during the Ansei Era. Various events such as Zen meditation sessions, sutra reading sessions, and numerous other workshops are held here. The events are also posted on YouTube and other social networking sites.
|Access||Mizunokuchi Station or Musashi Mizunokuchi Station on the Tokyu Denentoshi Line, Oimachi Line or JR Nambu Line. About 10 minutes by bus from Noborito Station on the Odakyu or JR Nambu Lines.|