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Nakayama is in between Narita And Haneda International Airport

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Kokyusan Renkoin Kannouji Temple in Ichinoe Edogawa

Kokyusan Kannouji in Ichinoethe main hall of Kannouji the bell tower of Kannoujithe statue of Nichiren in Kannouji
Kokyusan Kannouji Temple in Ichinoe belonging to Nichirenshu was built in early Kamakura Period. The bell hanging on the bell tower was cast by a Masatsugu Ota who cast the bells in Sensoji in Asakusa and Gotokuji in Setagayaku, too. According to Shinpen Musashi Fudokiko (a geographic guide book describing Musashi province in Edo period), this temple was a blanch temple of Nakayama Hokekyoji Temple, and the statue of the founder Nichiren dedicated in the main hall was carved by the venerable Nisshin. The garden in it is well arranged. Why don't you visit Kokyusan Kannouji Temple?

Kannouji Temple

Kannouji Temple

Kannouji Temple belongs to Nichirenshu and it is also called Renkoin. It was built in 1205 by Kunen, at his time, the beginning of this temple belonged to Shingonshu, but it was changed to Nichirenshu in 1288 by the venerable Sanmi Nisshin after discussions about Buddhism. There were two blanch temples, Renmeibo and Zerinbo. The principle image of this temple is the wooden statues of a tower, Shakamunibutsu, Taho Nyorai, and 4 Bosatsus, Jogyo, Muhengyo, Jogyo and Anryugyo Bosatsu.

■The Bell in Kannouji Temple

The cultural asset of a craft registered by Edogawaku in February 1982
It was cast in 1698 by Masatsugu Fujiwara, the master of craft men in Edo period. It was known as a beautiful bell at that time. This bell is a beautiful product in Genroku era.

■Fudekozuka (monuments for brushes to writing) for Kenshoin Nichize

The cultural asset of historical records registered by Edogawaku in February 1989
Nichize opened writing school in.Zerinbo, one of the blanch temples of Kannouji. On the side of his grave stone, there are some Chinese letters 'Fudeko chu (the writing school)' and on the opposite side, 'Yume no yo ya, niju yo nen wo tuki no tsuyu (in the world in my dream, 20 years are like dews of the moon)'.

December 2002
Edogawaku Board of Education

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The Location and Access to Kokyusan Kannouji Temple

Kokyusan Kannouji Temple

  • Kokyusan Kannouji Temple has great accessibilities from both Narita and Haneda International Airport.
  • From Narita International Airport, take Sobu Express Line bound to Tokyo or Yokosuka and get off at Funabashi Sta, then transfer the line to Sobu line bound to Nakano or Mitaka ang get off at Motoyawata Sta. Or take Keisei-line bound to Ueno and get off Keisei Yawata Sta. Both from Motoyawata Sta and Keisei Yawata Sta, transfer the line to Toei Shinjuku line and get off at Ichinoe Sta.
  • From Haneda International Airport, take Keikyu-line bound to Narita, and get off Shinagawa Sta and transfer the line to Sobu Express line bound to Narita International Airport or Chiba, and transfer the line at Ichikawa Sta to Sob line bound to Nishi Funabashi, Tsudanuma or Chiba and get off at Motoyawata Sta. Or take Keikyu-line bound to Narita, and get off Keisei Yawata Sta. Both from Motoyawata Sta and Keisei Yawata Sta, transfer the line to Toei Shinjuku line and get off at Ichinoe Sta.
  • From Iwamotocho Station at Akihabara, take Toei Shijuku line bound to Motoyawata and get off Ichinoe Sta.
  • Take 10 minute walk from Ichinoe Sta.
  • 7-23-11 Ichinoe, Edogawaku, Tokyo

The statues of the Founder Nichiren in Nakayama Shimousa

the statue of Nichiren in Hokekyoji

Nakayama Hokekyoji Temple

It is one of the oldest temples amoung Nichirenshu.
the statue of Nichiren in Myokoji

Koeisan Myokoji Temple

It is a famous temple having a gate with thick thatched roof.

the statue of Nichiren in Shofukuji

Setsukosan Shofukuji Temple

It dedicates Shinabi Jizo that has miracle power to cure skin.
the statue of Nichiren in Myoshoji

Honkakusan Myoshoji Temple

The garden in this old temple has many seasonal flowers.

the statue of Nichiren in Kannoji

Kokyusan Kannouji Temple

It has some cultural assets and was built in Kamakura period.
Kintozan Myokakuji in Ichinoe

Kintozan Myokakuji Temple

It is preserving the Myoken having been in Myoken Jima.

the statue of Nichiren in Honjoji

Myokosan Honjoji Temple

It has some historical records of Shisibone Edogawaku.
the statue of Nichiren in Jofukuji

Daikokusan Jofukuji Temple

It has the picture of Daikokuten drawn by the Founder Nichiren.

Chokeisan Zenkeiji Temple in Koiwa

Chokeisan Zenkeiji Temple

A big powerful statue of the founder Nichiren standing in it.
the statue of Nichiren in Ankokuji

Chokokusan Ankokuji Temple

It was built by Norinobu Soya, Nichiren's first three supporter.

the statue of Nichiren in Hoshoji

Kaigensan Honshoji Temple

This old temple was built by one of Nichiren's disciples.
the statue of Nichiren in Hokkoji

Koinsan Honkoji Temple

It has over the 650 years history in Ono Ichikawa Chiba.

the statue of Nichiren in Myoshoji

Ryukyosan Myoshoji Temple

It is a very famous temple called Sakura no Reijo.

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