78 Zenkaiji 禅海寺(ぜんかいじ)

Denomination:  Rinzai (臨済宗 建長寺派)

Main Image:  Amida Nyorai (阿弥陀如来)

Location:  Matsuzaki-cho (松崎町)

IMG_1473According to different historians, Eisai Zenji, the founder of the Rinzai denomination in
Japan, came here and personally built Zenkaiji with the help of his followers, hauling the dirt, carving the rocks and naming it Zenkaiji(禅海寺).

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