TypeSoto-shu Sect Zen Temple
AddressKumaki-cho 43-28, Chichibu city, Saitama Prefecture
DescriptionThis temple belonged to the Tendai-shu Sect of Buddhism until the year of the Meiji Restoration (1868).
It had grand Kannon-do building, Nioh-mon deva gate and others on its property in the Edo period, however, those were burned to the ground by the Chichibu Fire occurred in 1877.
Two years later, the current Kannon-do building was rebuilt.
Komainu (singh Lion)