Chichibu Akechi-Dera

TypeNanzenji School of Rinzai-shu Sect Temple
Foundation1191 (Second year of the Kenkyu era)
AddressYokoze 2157, Yokoze town, Saitama Prefecture
DescriptionIt is said that Akechi Zen Priest built this temple in 1191.
The Kannon-do building was grand one as same as the Gokadou’s, though, it was burned to the ground in 1883.
The current Kannon-do was rebuilt in 1990.