30 Jisho-in 自性院(じしょういん)

Denomination:  Soto (曹洞宗)

Main Image:  Yakushi Nyorai (薬師如来)

Location:  Higashi Izu-cho, Kamo District (奈良本東伊豆町賀茂郡)

In 1870, a neighbouring fire destroyed the temple, and with it its important records of its origins and other historical events. However it is well known that Jisho-in was founded in 1504, and in 1579 it was recognized as part of the Soto denomination by the 12th priest of the temple Saisho-in.

Main Hall

Main Hall

Shaka Nyorai

The temple which stands today was erected in 1872, with repairs being made to it in
1970. The bell tower was erected in 1955.

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