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Chichibu Fudasho #23 Ongaku-Ji Temple – Chichibu, Saitama

Kannon-do building TypeNanzen-Ji School of the Rinzai-shu Sect Temple Foundation? AddressTerao 3773, Chichibu city, Saitama Prefecture DescriptionThis temple is located at the hillside of a mountain, so that we can enjoy different beautiful sceneries for all four seasons. Sakura (cherry) and Tsutsuji (Japanese azalea) blossoms in spring, tender green in early summer, the moon in …

Hondo main building - Ongaku-Ji

Chichibu Fudasho #20 Iwanoue-do – Chichibu, Saitama

Kannon-do building TypeNanzen-Ji School of Rinzai-shu Sect Temple Foundation? AddressTerao 2169, Chichibu city, Saitama Prefecture DescriptionNo.20 of the Chichibu 34 Pilgrimage Temples. The Iwanoue-do is located on the cliff top of the Arakawa River. It has been reported that the principal image (Sei-Kanzeon-Bosatsu or Saint Kanzeon Bodhisattva) was made in the Heian period (794-1192). It …

Autumn Leaves Iwanoue-do

Chichibu Fudasho #9 Akechi-Dera – Yokoze, Saitama

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 …

Chichibu Akechi-Dera

Chichibu Fudasho #8 Saizen-Ji Temple – Yokoze, Saitama

Temple gate TypeNanzenji School of Rinzai-shu Sect Temple FoundationAt the middle part of the Moromachi period (1336-1573) AddressYokoze 598, Yokoze town, Saitama Prefecture DescriptionRecords show that this temple caught fire in 1810 and 1824. Though, the existing Hondo main building was rebuilt in 1824. There is a huge Kaede maple tree in this site which …

Hondo - Saizen-Ji

Chichibu Fudasho #5 Gokadou – Yokoze, Saitama

Nioh-mon (Deva gate) TypeNanzen-Ji School of Rinzai-shu Sect Temple Foundation? AddressYokoze 6119, Yokoze town, Saitama Prefecture DescriptionThis temple was built by Honma Magohachi to enshrine the Kannon principal image which is said to be made by Buddhist Bishop Jikaku. Hondo Main building

Gokadou Main Building
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