See a landmark and functional center of Soto Zen Buddhism at Eiheiji, a historic and important temple complex. Founded in 1244 CE by Eihei Dogen, a monk considered the founder of the school in the country, the complex includes a training monastery with more than 200 monks and nuns in residence. The bronze temple bell dates back to 1327, and represents one of the main things to see during a visit to the temple. Upon entry to the temple, you'll be handed a list of rules that must be adhered to at all times during the visit. Plan your visit to Eiheiji and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Eiheiji-cho day trip tool .
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曹洞宗的大本山，一個對外開放又維持正常修行的廟宇。三十年前曾來參訪，印象不錯，依稀記的在木頭台階上隨著擁擠的參拜人群徐徐前進。走過參天杉樹夾道的參道，不要直接走上階梯進入通用門入口，沿著參道再往前數步，可看到一尊法像莊嚴慈祥的觀音像在一葉扁舟上，是攝影的好景點。參訪需購票，一排自動售票機看起來有些許違和感。先至更鞋處，換上拖鞋，以塑膠袋裝好自己的鞋子，一路提著參觀。整座寺廟以迴廊連結七大伽藍，沿著... more »Cao Dong Mountain, a temple that opens and holds a normal practice. 30 years ago, the interview, the impression is not bad, vaguely remember at the stage of the wood with the crowd of the crowded and slowly forward. Take a walk in the Cedar Tree folder, not directly into the ladder into the entrance of the General gate, along the path to the next steps, you can see a law like the very kind of visual audio and video on a leaf boat, is the film's point of view. For a visit, a row of automatic ticketing machines seems to be a bit of a violation and a feeling. First to the more shoes, to replace the slippers, plastic bags to install their own shoes, all the way to mention. The entire temple is connected with the seven-Pot, along the mountain, wood staircase, wooden windows, wooden roof truss ancient and natural, the new building handover is also very smooth. The rules of the Yongping temple are as long as the monks can not be photographed, but when the world rain all 鏤箜 empty corridor because of fear of rain splash are covered with white curtain, only from curtain and pillars of the gap glimpse see, photography. In the evening, the visitors have dispersed, the empty 曠 corridor to shoot more artistic conception. The number of monks to take is not a Buddha-tools, but Pan bowl of pots, this is a human road.
道元禅師が開いた禅寺永平寺。京都の禅寺にはない山奥の曹洞宗のお寺。七つの伽藍（お堂）が渡り通路でつながっており、雪の中でも参拝できるお寺です。今年は大晦日NHKの行く年来る年のテレビで見る除夜の鐘が楽しみです。 more »Zen master dogen opened 寺永 Temple. The Temple of the Soto Zen Temple in Kyoto that is deep in the mountains. It is a temple can be visited in the snow, connected by walkways seven Temple (Temple). The Bell in the years to come this year is new year's Eve go on NHK TV show is fun.
久しぶりの訪問でしたが北陸自動車道からのアクセスもよくなり、平日だったので駐車場探しも苦労せずに済みました。山門をくぐれば別世界、修行の場でもありますが、樹々に囲まれた癒やしの場でもあります。よくぞこの地にと息を呑む大伽藍、北陸旅行では外せない場所です。 more »And also from the Hokuriku Expressway was visited for a long time, so I was worried no parking had to blow. In another world, training there after passing under the gate, surrounded by trees and healing place. Well in this area and located in the breathtaking Cathedral, Japan travel 外senai.
An extraordinarily gorgeous temple and town in Fukui that is guaranteed to amaze. It is a active temple with students and masters regularly performing buddhist ceremonies and living the life style. The grounds are very beautiful and quite spacious. The buildings are positioned in such a way that it would be impossible to leave without a perfect photo. It is also a wheel chair accessible temple with a kind and accommodating staff. The perfect temple experience.
Absolutely stunning temple and surroundings. Very different aesthetic style from the colorful temples in Tokyo - everything is more understated. The inside of the temple is just as beautiful. Unlike many temples popular with tourists, this one is still very functional. Monks roam the halls and you can sign up for meditation training.
Just beautiful, words can't really describe it. You have to come check this temple out if you're in the area. Please be respectful when you're here.
Must see a huge cedar tree over 700 years old. That was a heart-touching moment.
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