Temple Gate Houcho-Ji Temple

TypeSoto-shu Sect Zen Temple
Foundationbefore 1606
AddressYokoze 1501, Yokoze town, Saitama Prefecture
DescriptionThe Hocho-Ji was found by Ryodo Kansei who was a Buddhist priest and deceased in 1606 (11th year of the Keicho era).
So, this temple was found before 1606.
The dimensions of the Hondo main building are 24.4m x 18m, it is the biggest building in the Chichibu 34 Kannon Sanctuary temples.

Hondo Hocho-Ji Temple
Hondo main building

Plaque - Seitaizan
Plaque

Wooden Sculptures of Daikokuten & Ebisu
Wooden Sculptures of Daikokuten & Ebisu Deities