Yugyō-ji Temple

Shonan Area30m

Description

The head temple of Ji-shu Buddhism (time sect) worshipping Priest Ippen as the founder. Many events are held throughout the year, including a ceremony for the anniversary of the founder’s death (Kaisanki), and Susuki Nenbutsu-e (prayer ceremony). This place is known as a place of relaxation for the locals and as a training ground with buddhist temples including a wooden main temple praised to be the best in Tokaido (10 buildings were registered as a national Tangible Cultural Property in 2015), and a large gingko tree (oicho) estimated to be about 700 years old.

Detailed information

Address

1-8-1, Nishitomi, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa-ken

Phone Number

0466-22-2063

Business Hours

8:00~17:00

Holidays

Open every day

Costs

Free (fee charged for entering museum)

Photos

Yugyo-no-Bon

Yugyo-no-Bon

Yugyō-ji Temple (Oicho, Fujisawa Yugyō-ji Temple Antique Flea Market)

Yugyō-ji Temple (Oicho, Fujisawa Yugyō-ji Temple Antique Flea Market)

Choushou-in Temple

Choushou-in Temple

Shintoku-ji Temple

Shintoku-ji Temple