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A good place to visit during the New Year festivity holidays to get an understanding of a major Japanese Buddhist temple

Hokekyouji is one of the main temples of the Buddhist Nichiren sect. Nichiren is the founder of the... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2017
tomizuta1953
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Funabashi, Japan
A huge temple with buddhism monastery and Pagoda

Hokekyo-ji is a huge temple of the Nichiren-shu located in Ichikawa-city, Chiba prefecture. The... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2017
Kinshicho
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Oct 21, 2017
“A good place to visit during the New Year festivity holidays to get an understanding of a major Japanese Buddhist temple”
Apr 11, 2017
“A huge temple with buddhism monastery and Pagoda”
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2-10-1 Nakayama, Ichikawa 272-0813, Chiba Prefecture
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

Hokekyouji is one of the main temples of the Buddhist Nichiren sect. Nichiren is the founder of the sect founded in the twelfth century, one of the newer Buddhist sects that emerged in the Kamakura era together with Zen Buddhist sects.Since Nichiren was born in...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Hokekyo-ji is a huge temple of the Nichiren-shu located in Ichikawa-city, Chiba prefecture. The temple has many historical buildings including the main gate and the pagoda. Cherry blooming season is highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Good for walking meditation and to see the temple complex but unfortunately, it's not possible anymore to do picnic in the cherry blossoms season. Also all Toshiba signs disturbs the view... I don't understand why to put signs to show off Toshiba is paying for...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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