Nittaiji Temple is the only temple in Japan that does not belong to any denomination, and was opened to enshrine the true value of Shakuson received from the current country of Thailand (Thailand) and the country of Siam at that time. .. At the time of opening the mountain, representatives of Buddhist denominations from all over the country gathered to discuss the candidate site for the construction of the temple, but it was difficult to decide, and it seems that the mountain was opened here because the citizens of Nagoya prepared a site of 100,000 tsubo. The mountain name of Nittaiji Temple is Nittaiji Temple, which represents the Buddhist temple, and the temple name is Nittaiji Temple, which symbolizes the goodwill between Japan and Taikoku. At the time of the opening of the mountain, the temple name was Nittaiji Temple.
Worship the Thai national treasure, the statue of Shaka Nyorai
The principal image of Nittaiji Temple on Mt. Kakuo was given by the king at that time to the Buddha of Sham, which has become a national treasure of Siam for the opening of Nittaiji Temple. Inside the main hall, there is a royal sum written by the former King Bhumibol of Thailand, which is written in Thai as “Shaka Muen Buddha”. It has been marked. Inside the main hall, there are large mural paintings by Tatsuo Takayama on both sides of the Sumidan, a pair of books by Otei Kaneko on the theme of Thai “Ran” and Japanese “Chrysanthemum”, which are familiar to each country. And so on.
While strolling, worship at the “Hoan Tower” where the true bones are stored
To the northeast of the precincts of Nittaiji Temple on Mt. Located in the inner part of the precincts, the Buddhist pagoda is a Gandhara-style pagoda made of granite with a height of 15 m, and the Shinsari, which contains the true bones of Shaka Nyorai, is enshrined on the second floor. In addition to the pagoda, there are the shrine and the worship hall in front of the pagoda, which are the worship facilities of the pagoda. Why not take a walk through the town of Kakuozan from the spacious atmosphere of the main shrine of Nittaiji Temple, and then take a walk into the precincts of the Hoan Tower, which is surrounded by greenery while being in the city.
On the north side of the precincts of Nittaiji Temple, there is a Nittaiji temple that is licensed by the Soto sect. A specialized monk is a place where those who have been priests as monks can rest for training. The Nittaiji Temple is a branch of the Kasuisai Temple in Shizuoka Prefecture, and has been established for the purpose of resting and practicing by the service monks who support the daily operation of the temple. In the specialized monastery, not only the training of service monks but also open lectures by high priests are held, and you can participate regardless of priesthood or the general public, so you can line up desks with monks and stay overnight (priests) You can experience the experience of consulting at the time of application.
Nittaiji Temple, which was opened as a super-sectarian temple because it received Shinsari, has an open atmosphere that is different from the temples that belong to the sect. Why don’t you worship and take a walk while thinking about the support and shaka Nyorai of the super-denominations and thinking of Thailand, which is called “The Land of Smiles”?
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