Denomination: Soto (曹洞宗)
Main Image: Shaka Nyorai (釈迦如来)
Location: Shimoda (下田市)
Although the exact date of the founding of Daianji is unknown, at the time of its
establishment it had a different name and was a Shingon denomination temple
with Yakushi Nyorai as its main image. In 1540 it was converted to the Soto denomination and its main image today is Shaka Nyorai.