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2017/02/26

Edo Tokyo Pilgrimages

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. Pilgrimages in Japan - Introduction .
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Pilgrimages in Edo - Tokyo

There are various junrei 巡礼 pilgrimages to temples of the Buddhist Deities and to Shinto Shrines.
- - - - - mairi 参り  is usually a pilgrimage to a Shinto shrine.



Some pilgrimages have a fixed number of temples, others vary.
Some are old and some have been recently put together.
Some include the Kanto/Bando region


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- - - - - 江戸六阿弥陀 6 Amida Nyorai Temples

1番西福寺 西方浄土に生まれ出る福徳利益を授ける寺院
北区豊島2-14-1 -- Chome-14-1 Toshima, Kita ward

2番恵明寺(旧延命院) 家内安全・息災延命の御利益を授ける寺院
足立区江北2-4-3 2 -- Chome-4-3 Kōhoku, Adachi ward

03 . 仏法山 / 佛寶山 Buppozan 西光院 Saiko-In 無量寺 Muryo-Ji .
福寿無量に諸願を成就させる寺院
Gofunai Nr. 59

04 . 宝珠山 / 寶珠山 Hojuzan 地蔵院 Jizo-In 与楽寺 Yoraku-Ji .
我ら一切の者に安楽を与える寺院
Gofunai Nr. 56

5番常楽院 常に一家和楽の福徳を授ける寺院
調布市西つつじヶ丘4-9-1(旧下谷広小路)- 4 Chome-9-1 Nishitsutsujigaoka, Chōfu town

6番常光寺 未来は常に光明を放つ身を得させる寺院
江東区亀戸4-48-3 -- 4 Chome-48-3 Kameido, Kōtō ward

- Two extra temples :
性翁寺 木余 - 足立区扇2-19-3 -- 2 Chome-19-3 Ōgi, Adachi ward
昌林寺 木残 - 北区西ヶ原3-12-6 -- 3 Chome-12-6 Nishigahara, Kita ward

. Amida Nyorai 阿弥陀如来 .

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- - - - - Enma Ten, Enma Oo 閻魔天、閻魔王 Emma King of Hell

. Enmadoo 閻魔堂 Emma-Do, Emma Halls in Edo .
- 深川ゑんま堂 - Fukagawa Emma-Do
- 華徳院 Ketoku-In - Suginami
- 太宗寺 Taiso-Ji - Shinjuku
- 善養寺 Zenyo-Ji - Toshima

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- - - - - 不動霊場 36 Fudo Temples

. Goshiki Fudo 江戸五色不動 Fudo in five colors .
. 関東三十六不動 Kanto 36 Fudo Temples .
. 武相不動尊二十八所 - Busoo - Buso .
28 Fudo temples in Tokyo, Yokohama, Kawasaki

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- - - - - 地蔵霊場 Jizo Bosatsu Temples


. Edo Roku Jizo 江戸六地蔵 The Six Jizō Bosatsu of Edo .

. 江戸東方四十八地蔵 48 Jizo in Eastern Edo .
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関東百八地蔵 Kanto // 東都六地蔵 Tokyo Roku Jizo
玉川六地蔵 Tamagawa Roku Jizo
江戸山の手二十八地蔵 Edo Yamanote 24 Jizo

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- - - - - 東京都の観音霊場 33 Kannon Bosatsu Temples

坂東三十三ヶ所 - Bando
. Edo 江戸三十三観音霊場 Pilgrimage to 33 Kannon Temples .
多摩川三十三観音霊場 - Tamagawa
山の手三十三観音霊場 - Yamanote


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- - - - - 弘法大師霊場 Kobo Daishi 88 Henro Temples

. Gofunai 御府内八十八ヶ所霊場 88 Henro Temples in Edo .

南葛八十八ヶ所霊場 Nankatsu

豊島八十八ヶ所霊場 Toshima (many are also in Gofunai)
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- reference source : kazu1950.blog.fc2.com-

. Arakawa 88 Henro Temples 荒川辺八十八ヶ所霊場 .

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- - - - - 東京都の七福神 Shichi Fukujin seven Gods of God Luck

隅田川七福神 Sumidagawa

多聞寺(毘沙門天)
墨田区墨田5-31-13
白髭神社(寿老神)
墨田区向島5-5-22
向島百花園(福禄寿尊)
墨田区向島5-1-14(ふだんは白髭神社に祀ってある)
長命寺(弁財天)
墨田区墨田3-10-2
弘福寺(布袋尊)
墨田区向島5-3-2
三囲神社(大国神)
墨田区向島2-5-17
三囲神社(恵比寿神)
墨田区向島2-5-17

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亀戸七福神 Kameido

龍眼寺布袋尊 Hotei
江東区亀戸3-34-2
江東天祖神社福禄寿 Fukurokuju
江東区亀戸3-38-35
. Fumon-In 普門院毘沙門天 Bishamonten .
江東区亀戸3-43-3
亀戸香取神社恵比寿神 Ebisu
江東区亀戸3-57-22
亀戸香取神社大国神 Daikoku
江東区亀戸3-57-22
. Togaku-Ji 東覚寺弁財天 Benzaiten .
江東区亀戸4-24-1
常光寺寿老人 Jurojin
江東区亀戸4-48-3

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柴又七福神 Shibamata

医王寺【恵比寿天】
葛飾区柴又5-13-6
宝生院【大黒天】
葛飾区柴又5-9-18
柴又帝釈天題経寺【毘沙門天】
葛飾区柴又7-10-3
真勝院【弁財天】
葛飾区柴又7-5-28
良観寺【宝袋尊】
葛飾区柴又3-33-13
万福寺【福禄寿】
葛飾区柴又6-17-20
観蔵寺【寿老人】
葛飾区高砂5-5-2

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谷中七福神 Yanaka Shichifukujin



. 福禄寿 Fukurokuju .
恵比寿神青雲寺
荒川区西日暮里3-6-4
布袋尊修性院
荒川区西日暮里3-7-12
毘沙門天天王寺
台東区谷中7-14-8
寿老人長安寺
台東区谷中5-2-22
大黒天護国院
台東区上野公園10-18
弁財天弁天堂
台東区上野公園3不忍池内

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深川七福神
下谷七福神
浅草七福神
日本橋七福神
千住七福神
伊興七福神
山手七福神
池上七福神
東海七福神
荏原七福神
板橋七福神
新宿山之手七福神
港七福神
雑司が谷七福神

. shichifukujin mairi 七福神参り .


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- - - - - 薬師霊場 Yakushi Nyorai Temples

江戸十二薬師 Edo 12 Yakushi Temples

06 . 萬徳山 Mantokuzan 聖宝院 Shobo-In 弥勒寺 Miroku-Ji .
08 東叡山 寛永寺 一乗院 東京都台東区上野1丁目 : 身代わり薬師
- The other temples are not yet decided.


関東九十一薬師霊場 91 temples in Kanto


. Yakushi Nyorai Pilgrimages 薬師如来霊場 - Introduction .

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東京十社 10 Shrines in Tokyo
. Tookyoo jusha 東京十社 ten shrines of Tokyo .

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東京下町八社巡り 8 Shrines in Shitamachi
This pilgrimage has started in 1981.
A shrine for each purpose



商売繁盛 Good business
鷲神社 Otori Jinja
台東区千束3-18-7 -- 3 Chome-18-7 Senzoku, Taitō ward

縁結び Finding a partner
今戸神社 Imado Jinja
台東区今戸1-5-22 -- 1 Chome-5-22 Imado, Taitō ward

健康長寿 Long and healthy life
第六天榊神社 Dairokuten Sakaki Jinja
台東区蔵前1-4-3 -- 1 Chome-4-3 Kuramae, Taitō wear

円満和合 happy couple
下谷神社 Shitaya Jinja
台東区東上野3-29-8 -- 3 Chome-29-8 Higashiueno, Taitō ward

学問芸能 Learning and progress in the arts
. Onoterusaki jinja 小野照崎神社 .
小野照崎神社
台東区下谷2-13-14 -- 2 Chome-13-14 Shitaya, Taitō ward

安産子授け Easy birth
水天宮 Suitengu
中央区日本橋蛎殻町2-4-1 -- 2 Chome-4-1 Nihonbashikakigarachō, Chūō ward

強運厄除け Avoiding disaster
小網神社 Koami Jinja
中央区日本橋小網町16-23 -- 16-23 Nihonbashikoamichō, Chūō ward

交通安全 Traffic safety
住吉神社 Sumiyoshi Jinja
中央区佃1-1-14 -- 1 Chome-1-14 Tsukuda, Chūō ward

. Amulets from the 8 Shrines .
Shitamachi Hachi Fukujin 下町八福神 Eight Shinto Deities of Good Luck

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東都七天神 7 Tenjin Shrines

亀戸天神社 Kameido Tenjin Sha
江東区亀戸3-6-1 -- 3 Chome-6-1 Kameido, Kōtō

湯島天満宮 Yushima Tenmangu
文京区湯島3-30-1 --3 Chome-30-1 Yushima, Bunkyō

平河天満宮 Hirakawa Tenmangu
千代田区平河町1-7-5 -- 1 Chome-7-5 Hirakawachō, Chiyoda

牛天神北野神社 Ushi Tenjin Kitano Jinja
文京区春日1-5-2 -- 1 Chome-5-2 Kasuga, Bunkyō

西向天神社 Nishimuki Tenjin Sha
新宿区新宿6-21-1 --6 Chome-21-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku

五条天神社 Gojo Tenjin Sha
台東区上野公園4-17 -- 4-17 Uenokōen, Taitō

仲町氷川神社 Nakacho Hikawa Jinja
足立区千住仲町48-2 -- 48-2 Senjunakachō, Adachi

. Tenjin Sama 天神さま Sugawara Michizane 菅原道真 .

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准勅祭社 12 Jun Chokusaisha
Established at the beginning of the Meiji period, but lasting only to the third year of Meiji. Some were re-named in the process.

富岡八幡宮 東京都江東区富岡1-20-3
芝大神宮 東京港区芝大門1-12-7
山王日枝神社 東京千代田区永田町2-10-5
赤坂氷川神社 東京港区赤坂2-10-5
根津神社 東京文京区根津1-28-9
神田神社 東京千代田区外神田2-16-2
亀戸天神社 東京江東区亀戸3-6-1
白山神社 東京文京区白山5-31-26
王子神社 東京北区王子本町1-1-12
六所神社(大國魂神社) 東京都府中市宮町3-1
鷲宮神社 埼玉県久喜市鷲宮1-6-1
品川貴船社(品川神社) 東京品川区北品川3-7-15
品川貴船社(荏原神社)

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Chokusaisha (勅祭社) is a shrine where an imperial envoy Chokushi (勅使) performs rituals:
chokushi sankō no jinja (勅使参向の神社).
The following table shows sixteen shrines designated as Chokusaisha:
Meiji-jingū (明治神宮) Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Yasukuni-jinja (靖国神社) Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
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- - - More in the WIKIPEDIA !

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東京街角 お地蔵・稲荷・石塔めぐり ー散策地図
Visiting O-Jizo, Inari and stone tower memorials in Tokyo

佐藤テツ


. Ginza Hatcho Jinja 銀座八丁神社 Shrines in 8 Ginza districts .
1.幸稲荷神社 Saiwai Inari Jinja
2.銀座稲荷神社 Ginza Inari Jinja
3.龍光不動尊 "Fashion" Ryuko Fudo Son
4.朝日稲荷神社 Asahi Inari Jinja
5.銀座出世地蔵尊 Ginza Shusse Jizo
6.宝童稲荷神社 Hodo Inari Jinja
7.あづま稲荷神社 Azuma Inari Jinja
8.靍護稲荷神社 Kakugo Inari Jinja 
9.成功稲荷神社 Seiko Inari Jinja
10.豊岩稲荷神社 Toyoiwa Inari Jinja
- and 八官神社 Hachikan Jinja // 宝珠稲荷神社 Hoju Inari Jinja


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2017/02/24

Edo 33 Kannon Pilgrimage

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江戸三十三観音霊場 Pilgrimage to 33 Kannon Temples of Edo
江戸三十三箇所




This is a rather new pilgrimage, put together in 1976.
But is leads to old temples dedicated to Kannon Bosatsu in Edo, founded from 1641 to 1703.

昭和新撰江戸三十三観音霊場

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01 浅草寺(台東区浅草2-3-1) 聖観世音菩薩 / 浅草観音 Asakusa Kannon
. Asakusa Kannon 浅草観音 .

02 清水寺(台東区松が谷2-25-10) 千手観世音菩薩
03 大観音寺(中央区日本橋人形町1-18-9) 聖観世音菩薩
04 両国回向院(墨田区両国2-8-10) 馬頭観世音菩薩 Bato Kannon
05 大安楽寺(中央区日本橋小伝馬町3-5)  十一面観世音菩薩
06 清水観音堂(台東区上野公園1-29 寛永寺清水観音堂 千手観世音菩薩
07 心城院(文京区湯島3-32-4) 十一面観世音菩薩 / 湯島聖天
08 清林寺(文京区向丘2-35-3)  聖観世音菩薩
09 定泉寺(文京区本駒込1-7-12)  十一面観世音菩薩

10 浄心寺(文京区向丘2-17-4)  十一面観世音菩薩
11 圓乗寺(文京区白山1-34-6)  聖観世音菩薩
12 伝通院(文京区小石川3-14-6)  無量聖観世音菩薩
13 護国寺(文京区大塚5-40-1) 如意輪観世音菩薩
14 . Konjooin 金乗院 Konjo-In . 聖観世音菩薩 / 目白不動尊 (豊島区高田2-12-39)
15 . Hoojooji, Hōjōji 放生寺 Hojo-Ji . 聖観世音菩薩 新宿区西早稲田2-1-14)

16 安養寺(新宿区神楽坂6-2) 十一面観世音菩薩
17 宝福寺(中野区南台3-43-2) 如意輪観世音菩薩 / 中野観音
18 . Shinjooin 真成院 Shinjo-In  . 聖観世音菩薩 (新宿区若葉2-7-8)
- - - - - Shiohi Kannon 潮干観音 "Kannon of the Ebb Tide"

19 東円寺(杉並区和田2-18-3) 聖観世音菩薩

20 天徳寺(港区虎ノ門3-13-6) 聖観世音菩薩
21 増上寺(港区芝公園4-7-35) 西向聖観世音菩薩
22 長谷寺(港区西麻布2-21-34)  十一面観世音菩薩 / 麻布大観音
23 大円寺(文京区向丘1-11-3) 聖観世音菩薩
24 梅窓院(港区南青山2-26-38) 泰平聖観世音菩薩
25 魚籃寺(港区三田4-8-34) 魚籃観世音菩薩 Gyoran Kannon
26 済海寺(港区三田4-16-23)  亀塚聖観世音菩薩
27 道往寺(港区高輪2-16-13) 聖観世音菩薩
28 金地院(港区芝公園3-5-4) 聖観世音菩薩・千手観世音菩薩
29 高野山東京別院(港区高輪3-15-18) 聖観世音菩薩 / 高輪結び大師

30 一心寺(品川区北品川2-4-18) 聖観世音菩薩 / 成田不動尊 Narita Fudo Son
31 品川寺(品川区南品川3-5-17)  水月観世音菩薩・聖観世音菩薩 / 品川観音 Shinagawa Kannon
32 世田谷山観音寺(世田谷区下馬4-9-4) 聖観世音菩薩 / 世田谷観音 Setagaya Kannon
33 目黒不動瀧泉寺(目黒区下目黒3-20-26) 聖観世音菩薩 / 目黒不動尊 Meguro Fudo Son
. Meguro Fudo Temple 目黒不動 瀧泉寺 Ryusen-Ji .

番外 Bangai
龍吟山 Ryuginsan 瑞林院 Zuirin-In 海雲寺 Kaiun-Ji 
(品川区南品川3-5-21)- 3 Chome-5-21 Minamishinagawa, Shinagawa
十一面観世音菩薩 / 品川千躰荒神 Shinagawa Sentai Kojin

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みぢかな出会い 江戸三十三観音ガイド


- reference source : tesshow.jp/edo33kannon_index -
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. Kannon Pilgrimages to explore in Tokyo - Edo .

山の手三十三観音霊場 - Yamanote
東京三十三観音霊場 - Tokyo


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. Kannon Bosatsu 観音菩薩 - Introduction . .
. 薬師如来 Yakushi Nyorai 薬師如来 Bhaisajyaguru - ABC .

. O-Mamori お守り Amulets and Talismans .


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2016/08/01

- backup - list of Buddhist priests

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. Famous Buddhist Priests - ABC-List .


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Famous Buddhist Priests - ABC-List


日本の名僧・高僧 88人


doogoo 道号 "Name of the Way" after a person entered priesthood


Some priests have their name as a kigo for Haiku.
. Introducing Japanese Haiku Poets and People .

Many of them already have their own page and are mentioned in boldface.
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Abutsu ni 阿仏尼 あぶつに Nun Abutsu-Ni (? - 1283)

Ankokuji Ekei 安国寺恵瓊 (1539 – 1600)


Baisan Monpon 梅山聞本 (?- 1417)

Bankei Yōtaku 盤珪永琢 Yotaku (1622 - 1693)

Banna 鑁阿 (ばんな) (1144 - 1199) (262)

Benkei, Musashibō Benkei 武蔵坊弁慶 Musashibo Benkei (1155–1189)


Chōgen, Choogen 重源 (1121 - 1206), Chogen, also known as Shunjōbō Chōgen 俊乗坊重源

Doogen 道元 Dogen Zenji (1200 - 1253)

Dookyoo 道鏡 Dokyo (? - 772)

Dooshoo 道昭 Dosho (629 - 700)


Eji 恵慈 えじ Eji (?~623?), Korean: Hyeja  
He was a tutor of Buddhism to Shōtoku Taishi.

Eikan 永観 Eikan (1032 - 1111)

Eisai (Yoosai) 栄西 Eisai 1141 - 1215)

Eizan Shookin 瑩山紹瑾 Eizan Shokin (1268 - 1325)

Eizon 叡尊 Eizon (1201 - 1290)

Enchin 円珍 / 圓珍 Enchin (814 - 891)

Enkan 円観  Enkan (1281 - 1356)

Enkuu, Enkū 円空 Enku (1632 – 1695)

Enni 円爾 Enni (1202 - 1280)

Ennin 円仁 Ennin Jigaku Daishi 慈覚大師 (794 - 864)

En no Ozune, Gyōja 役小角 En no Gyoja (634 - 706)

Ensai 円載 Ensai (? - 877)

Eshin Ni 恵信尼 Nun Eshin-Ni (1182 - ?1268)


Fukuda Gyookai 福田行誡 Fukuda Gyokai (1806 - 1888) (366)


Ganjin 鑑真 Ganjin / Jianzhen (688 - 763) Chinese monk

Gasan Jōseki, Jooseki 峨山韶碩 Gasan Joseki (1275 – 23 November 1366)

Genboo 玄肪 Genbo (? - 746)

Genshin 源信 Genshin (942 - 1017) (124)

Gesshoo 月照 Gessho (1813 - 1858) (354)

Getsushoo 月性 Getsusho (1817 - 1858) (352)

Gidoo Shuushin 義堂周信 Gido Shushin(1325 - 1388)

Gien 義淵(ぎえん) (? - 728)

Gudō Toshoku, Gudoo 愚堂東寔 Gudo Toshoku (1577 – 1661)

Gyooki 行基 Gyoki Bosatsu (668 - 749)

Gyooson, Gyōson 行尊 Gyoson (1057 - 1135) (136)


Hakuin Zenji 白隠禅師 Hakuin Ekaku (1686 - 1768)

Henjoo 遍昭 Henjo (816 - 890)

Hoonen 法然 Honen (1133 - 1212)

Hōzōin In'ei, Hoozoo-in 宝蔵院胤栄 Hozoin In-Ei (1521 – October 16, 1607)


Ikkyuu Soojun 一休宗純 Ikkyu Sojun (1394 - 1481)

Ingen 隠元 Eisai Zenji 栄西禅師 (1141 - 1215)

Ippen 一遍 Ippen (1239 - 1289)

Issan Ichinei 一山一寧  Issan(1247 - 1317)

Isshi Monju 一糸文守 Monju (1608 - 1646)


Jakuren 寂蓮 Jakuren (1139 - 1202)

Jakushin 寂心 Jakushin (? - 1001) (120)

Jien 慈円  Jien (1155 - 1225)

Jitchū, Jitchuu 実忠 Jitchu (? - 824)

Jiun 慈雲 Jiun (1718 - 1804)

Junjoo 俊ジョウ(草冠にイ乃) (1166 - 1227)

Juubin 守敏 Jubin (? around 800)

Juugen 重源 Jugen (1121 - 1206) - see Choogen


Kaisen Jooki 快川紹喜 Kaisen Joki (? - 1582) (268)

Kakuban 覚鑁 Kakuban (1095 - 1143)

Kakunyo 覚如 Kakunyo (1270 - 1351)

Kakushin Ni 覚信尼 Nun Kakushin Ni (1224 - 1283)

Kakuyuu 覚猷 Kakuyu (1053 - 1140) (鳥羽僧正 Toba Sojo)

Kangan Giin 寒巌義尹 Kangan (1217–1300)

Kanjoo 寛朝 Kanjo (?916 - 998)

Kawaguchi Chiekai 河口慧海 Kawaguchi Chiekai (1866 - 1945) (370)

Keichuu 契沖 阿闍梨 Keichu Ajari (1640 - 1701)

Kanzan Egen 開山慧玄 Kanzan(1277 - 1360)

Kenkai 兼海 Kenkai (1107 - 11 June 1155)

Kennyo 顕如 Kennyo (1543 - 1592) (276)

Kinkoku Shoonin 金谷上人 Saint Kinkoku Shonin (1761 - 1832) (316)

Kokan Shiren 虎関師錬 Kokan(1278 - 1346)

Kookei, Koogei, Kōkei 皇慶 Kokei (?977 – 1049)

Kooen Kōen 皇円 Koen (? - ?1169) 肥後阿闍梨 Higo Ajari

Koogon 光厳法皇 Kogon Ho-O(1313 - 1364)

Kōsai, Koosai 幸西 Kosai (1163 – May 20, 1247)

Koun Ejō 孤雲懐奘 Ko-Un (1198 - 1280)

Kuukai 空海 弘法大師 Kukai Kobo Daishi (774 - 835)

Kuuya 空也 Saint Kuya (903 - 972)

Kyoonyo 教如 Kyonyo (1558 - 1614)


Mansai 満済 Mansai (1378 - 1435) (246)

Minchuu 明兆 Minchu (1351 - 1431) 

Mokujiki 木喰五行 Mokujiki Gogyo (1718 - 1810)

Mokujiki Oogo 木食応其 Mokujiki Ogo (1536 - 1608) (270)

Mongaku 文覚 Mongaku (?1193 - ?1205)

Monkan 文観  Monkan (1278 - 1357)

Mugaku Sogen 無学祖元 Mugaku, Wuxue Zuyuan (1226 - 1286)

Mujū Dōkyō, Mujuu Dookyoo 無住道曉 Muji Dokyo (1 January 1227 - 9 November 1312)

Musoo Soseki 無窓疎石 Muso Soseki (1275 - 1351)

Myooe, Myōe 明恵 Myoe, Myo-E (1173 - 1232)


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. boozu 坊主 priest, お坊さん O-Bo-San .

oshoo 和尚 priest
nyuudoo 入道 Nyudo priest
shoonin, shônin 上人 saint, head priest of a temple
daitoko 大徳(だいとこ)daitoku だいとく priest of high standard
soojoo. sôjô 僧正 high-ranking priest, "archbishop"
meisoo 名僧 famous priest / monk
koosoo 高僧 high-ranking priest



Photo by Tamamura Kōzaburō (1856 - 1923)

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- - - many priests with names starting with NICHI belong to the Nichiren sect - - -

Nichigen, Buzen Nichigen 豊前日源 (?1263 – 1315)

Nichiji 日持 (Kaiko) (February 10, 1250 – ?1304)

Nichijin 日陣 Nichijin (May 30, 1339 - June 14, 1419)

Nichiken, Awaji Nichiken(淡路日賢 (1243–1338)

Nichimoku 日目 Nichimoku (1260 – 1333)

Nichiō, Nichioo 日奥 Nichio, NichiO (1565 – 1630)

Nichiren 日蓮 Saint Nichiren (1222 - 1282)

Nichiroo, Nichirō 日朗 Nichiro (1243 - 1320)

Nichizoo, Nichizō 日像 Nichizo(1269 - 1342)

Nikkō, Nikkoo 日興 Nikko (1246 –1333)

Nikoo, Minbu Nikō 民部日向 Mibu Niko (1253 - 1314)

Ninshoo 忍性 Ninsho (1217 - 1303)

Nisshin 日親 Nisshin(1407 - 1488)

Nisshō, Nisshoo 日昭 Nissho, (?1221 – 1323)

Nitchō, Nitchoo 日頂 Nitcho (1252 – April 19, 1317)

Nomura Moto Ni 野村望東尼 Nun Nomura Motoni (1806 - 1867) (350)

Noonin, Dainichibō Nōnin 大日房能忍 Nonin ( ? 1190)

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Ootagaki Rengetsu, Ōtagak 太田垣蓮月 Nun Otagaki Rengetsu (1791 - 1875)

Ootani Kooen Kubutsu 大谷光演 / 大谷句仏 Otani Koen (1875 - 1943)

Raigoo 頼豪 Raigo (1002 - 1084)

Rankei Dooryuu 蘭渓道隆 Rankei Doryu (1213 - 1278)

Rennyo 蓮如 Rennyo (1415 - 1499)

Rensei / Renshoo 蓮生 れんせい・れんじょう  Rensho / Renjo (1141 - 1208)

Rooben, Rōben 良弁  Roben (689 - 773)

Ryoogen 良源  Ryogen (912 - 985) (116)

Ryookan 良寛 Ryokan, Taigu 大愚 (1758 - 1831)

Ryoonin 良忍  Ryonin (1073 - 1132)

Ryuukoo 隆光 Ryuko (1649 - 1724)


Saichoo, Saichō 最澄 伝教大師 Saicho Dengyo Daishi (767 - 822)

Saigyoo Hooshi 西行法師 Saigyo Hoshi (1118 - 1190)

Sakuden 策伝 Sakuden (1554 - 1641)

Sengai 仙厓義梵 Sengai Gibon (175 1– 1837)

Sengaku 仙覚 Sengaku (?1203 - 1273)

Sesson Shuukei 雪村周継 Sesson (1504 - 1589)

Sesshuu 雪舟等楊 Sesshu Toyo (1420 - 1506)

Setouchi Jakuchō, Jakuchoo 瀬戸内寂聴 Nun Setouchi Jakucho (May 15, 1922 - )

Shimaji Mokurai 島地黙雷 Shimaji (1838 - 1911) (368)

Shinnyo 真如  Shinnyo 親王 (799 - 865) (132)

Shinran 親鸞  Shinran (1173 - 1262)

Shinshō, Shinshoo 真紹 Shinsho (797 – 873)

Shooboo 聖宝 Shobo (832 - 909)

Shoodoo 勝道 Shodo (735 - 817)

Shōkū, Shookuu 証空 Shoku (1177 - 1247), Seizan 西山

Shunkan 俊寛 Shunkan (c. 1143 – 1179)

Shunoku myooha 春屋妙葩 Shunoku Myoha(1311 - 1388)

- - soohei, sōhei 僧兵 Sohei, lit. "monk warriors", fighting monks

Suuden, Konchi-In Suuden 金地院崇伝 / Ishin Sūden 以心崇伝 Suden (1569 - 1633)

Suzuki Shosan 鈴木正三 Shosan (1579 - 1655) (288)

Suzuki Shunryū, Shunryuu 鈴木俊隆 Suzuki Shunryu (1904 - 1971) Zen


Taichō, Taichoo 泰澄 Taicho (682 – 767) Tengu from Mount Hakusan

Taigen Suufu 太原崇孚, 太原雪斎 Taigen Sessai (1469 - 1555) (266)

Taihan 泰範 (?817 ) disciple of Kukai (96)

Takeda Motsugai 武田物外 Takeda Motsugai (1795 - 1867)

Takuan, Takuan Sōhō 沢庵宗彭 Takuan Soho (1573 – 1645)

Tenkai 天海 Tenkai (1536 – 1643) / Nankōbō Tenkai 南光坊天海

Tettsū Gikai, Tettsu 徹通義介 Tetsu Gikai (1219 - 1309)

Tokuitsu 徳一 Tokuichi, Toku-Itsu (781? - 842?)


Uda Hoo-oo 宇多法皇 Uda Ho-O (879 - 931)


Yasutani Hakuun 安谷白雲 Yasutani Haku-Un (1885 - 1973) Kamakura Zendo

Yootaku, Bankei Yōtaku 盤珪永琢 Yotaku (1622 - 1693)

Yuien 唯円 Yuien,Yui-En (1222 - 1289) 

Yuukai 宥快 Yukai (1345 - 1416)

Yuuten 祐天 Yuten (1637 - 1718)


Zekkai Chuushin 絶海中津 Sekkai Chushin(1336 - 1405)

Zenjin ni 善信尼 Nun Zenjin-Ni (? sixth century)

Zenran 善鸞 Zenran (1217 - 1286)

Zooga、Sooga 増賀 Zoga, Soga (917 - 1003) (122)

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知っておきたい日本の名僧 / 瓜生中 Uryu Naka



日本名僧列伝 / 柏原祐泉 (編集), 薗田香融 (編集)



事典 日本の名僧 / 今泉淑夫 (編集)
180人の僧を没年順に収載した



名僧でたどる日本の仏教 / 末木文美士



名僧 100人
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more books about 日本の名僧 - 16 pages
日本名僧辞典 1976
日本をつくった名僧一〇〇人
日本の名僧入門―日本人の心を創りあげた二十人の素顔と生きざま
- source : www.amazon.co.jp -

List with books about the priests
- reference : yoshikawa-k.co.jp-


"Japanese Buddhist monks" - ABC-list
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2016/07/18

Eto Zodiac Animals Pilgrimages

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干支霊場 Pilgrimage to 12 Zodiac Animals Temples

. 12 Zociac animals 干支 eto, kanshi .
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There are 12 zociac animals, also representing one of the heavenly directions.

. ne 子 (nezumi 鼠) Rat (mouse)

. ushi 丑 Ox (cow, bull) .

. tora 寅 Tiger .

. u (usagi) 卯 Rabbit .

. tatsu 辰 Dragon .

. mi (hebi) 巳 Snake, Serpent .

. uma 午 Horse .

. mi (hitsuji) 未 Ram (sheep) .

. saru 申 Monkey .

. tori 酉 Rooster (chicken, cock) .

. inu 戌 Dog .

. i (inoshishi) 亥 Boar (wild boar) .

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The combination of Buddhas and zodiac animals belongs to the theory of
Eight Protecting Buddhist Deities (Hachi Hogo Butsu, Hachi Shugo Butsu 八守護仏)



Also known as the
. Ichidai Mamori Honzon 一代守本尊 .

- Buddhas related to the Zodiac Animals
4 of the Buddhas connect to two zodiac animals.

子歳生れ ― 千手観音 Senju Kannon - rat/mouse
丑寅歳生れ ― 虚空蔵菩薩 Kokuzo Bosatsu - ox and tiger
卯歳生れ ― 文殊菩薩 Monju Bosatsu -  rabbit
辰巳歳生れ― 普賢菩薩 Fugen Bosatsu - dragon and snake
午歳生れ ― 勢至菩薩 Seishi Bosatsu - horse
未申歳生れ― 大日如来 Dainichi Nyorai - ram/sheep and monkey
酉歳生れ ― 不動明王 Fudo Myo-O - rooster
戌亥歳生れ― 阿弥陀如来 Amida Nyorai - dog and wild boar


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Eto Mamori Hachi Butsu Honzon 干支守り八仏本尊
Pilgrimage to 8 Temples of Zodiac Animals

A pilgrimage in 三浦半島 Miura Hanto



① 午歳/勢至菩薩(長安寺)
② 子歳/千手観音菩薩(傳福寺)
③ 未申歳/大日如来(妙音寺)
④ 卯歳/文殊菩薩(延壽寺)
⑤ 酉歳/不動明王(武山不動院)
⑥ 戌亥歳/阿弥陀如来(浄楽寺)
⑦ 丑寅歳/虚空蔵菩薩(玉蔵院)
⑧ 辰巳歳/普賢菩薩(延命寺)


干支守り本尊八佛霊場めぐりガイド

十二支が干支に因んだ仏様八尊に配置されている。正しくは「一代守り本尊」といい、各ご本尊様を信心することにより、自らの生きる力を得、人生の吉祥を招くばかりか、災厄消除、福徳延命のご利益が授かる。
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武州寄居十二支守り本尊まいり Bushu



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. 伊予十二薬師霊場 Iyo 12 Yakushi Temples, Shikoku .
Mostly in Matsuyama.




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Sendai 仙台の十二支守り本尊 Sendai Eto Mairi 仙台 干支参り

子(ねずみ)・ 善入院観音堂 Kannon-Do
丑(うし)・寅(とら)・虚空蔵堂大満寺 Daiman-Ji
卯(うさぎ)・ 鷲巣山文殊堂 Monju-Do
辰(たつ)・ 巳(へび)・ 愛宕神社 Atago Jinja
午(うま)・ 二十三夜堂 Nijusanya-Do
未(ひつじ)・ 申(さる)・ 大日堂 Dainichi-Do
酉(とり)・ 三瀧山不動院 Fudo-In
戌(いぬ)・亥(いのしし) 大崎八幡宮 Hachiman-Gu

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会津十二支守り本尊/巡礼 Aizu
武州寄居十二支守り本尊まいり Bushu
干支の守護神 Kyoto
大阪府内で干支参り Osaka
首里十二ヶ所巡り(十二支の寺回り)Shuri
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. Fudō Myō-ō, Fudoo Myoo-Oo 不動明王 Fudo Myo-O
Acala Vidyârâja - Vidyaraja - Fudo Myoo .


. 薬師如来 Yakushi Nyorai 薬師如来 Bhaisajyaguru - ABC .


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2016/02/02

Yakushi Paradise

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The Paradise of Yakushi Nyorai
Yakushi Rurikoo Joodo 薬師瑠璃光浄土 Yakushi Ruriko Jodo
Toohoo Rurikoo Joodo / 東方瑠璃光浄土 Toho Ruriko Jodo


He resides in the
Eastern Paradise of Pure Lapis Lazuli 東方浄瑠璃世界 Toho Joruri Sekai.

joodo 浄土 Jodo is a general term for the region where a Buddha lives, where humans go after death,
often also called gokukraku 極楽 paradise.


source : tadekuu-mushi.jugem.jp

薬師浄土曼荼羅 Yakushi Jodo Mandala
Temple Yakushi-Ji 薬師寺

Painting from the Edo period. about 2.4 meters wide and 4 meters long.
According to the Sutra 薬師如来本願功徳経 Yakushi Nyorai Hongan Kudoku Kyo,
Bhaisajyaguru-vaidurya-prabha-raja Sūtra


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With Nikko and Gakko Bosatsu at his side 日光菩薩 / 月光菩薩.
Surounded by the 12 Heavenly Generals 十二神将.

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東方瑠璃光浄土
これは、薬師如来様が住む「東方瑠璃光浄土」を表現しています。「東方」とは、まさに私たちの住む世界から東を指し、美しい瑠璃(るり)の光に満ちた美しい世界だとされています。そのため、ここの主である「薬師如来様」は、「薬師瑠璃光如来様」とも呼ばれています。
- source : 神仏絵師の昌克


. Nikko Bosatsu (Sunlight) / Gakko Bosatsu (Moonlight)
Nikkoo to Gakkoo 日光菩薩と月光菩薩 .

Suryaprabha and Candraprabha
For a 24 hour watch over our health and well-being.


. Yakushi sanzon 薬師三尊 Yakushi Triad, Trias, Trinity .

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2016/02/01

placebo and Yakushi

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placebo effect プラシーボ効果 and Yakushi Nyorai
プラセボ効果



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A placebo ( Latin placēbō, "I shall please" from placeō, "I please")
is a simulated or otherwise medically ineffectual treatment for a disease or other medical condition intended to deceive the recipient. Sometimes patients given a placebo treatment will have a perceived or actual improvement in a medical condition, a phenomenon commonly called the placebo effect or placebo response. The placebo effect consists of several different effects woven together, and the methods of placebo administration may be as important as the administration itself.
..... The placebo effect points to the importance of perception and the brain's role in physical health. Placebos can produce some objective physiological changes, such as changes in heart rate, blood pressure, and chemical activity in the brain, in cases involving pain, depression, anxiety, fatigue, and some symptoms of Parkinson’s. In other cases, like asthma, the effect is purely subjective, when the patient reports improvement despite no objective change in the underlying condition.
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. jujutsushi 呪術師 magic healer .
The healer chanted special prayers and spells and poured water over the affected body part.



..... a more simple way of healing (possibly with a stronger placebo effect).
The healer would write the character の over the affected body part, chant some incantation and that was it.
As an aside, even now mothers use the spell for all kinds of pain
itai no itai no tonde ike (tondeke) 痛いの痛いのとんでいけ pain, pain go away

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. Abe no Seimei 阿倍晴明 (921 - 1005) .
He performed a lot of rituals to heal people of high rank and his power in this respect is now attributed to the placebo effect プラセボ効果 known to modern medicine.

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Curing with Kaji (加持 ritual incantations)
..... mentions complementary (hokan 補完) and alternative (daitai 代替) medicine, yet disparagingly analyzes all such modalities in light of the placebo effect.
- source : Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture - - PDF file

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薬師瑠璃光如来・大医王佛
・安心正巳 など至れり尽せりで他の如来のような精神的・哲学的なご利益などでは無く非常に実利的かつ菩薩的なご利益である、また神仏融合の先駆け的如来でもある、除病安楽を謳う薬師如来のプラシーボ効果(placebo)は大きな信仰を得た様である。
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- reference : プラセボ効果 薬師如来 -

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東大寺ミュージアム Todai-Ji Museum

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Todai-Ji Temple Nara 東大寺
..... Yakushi Nyorai Buddha of healing, situated outside.
If you touch him, then touch the place where you're in pain, it will feel better.
Placebo effect? Maybe, but it worked for me!
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The Cult of the Healing Buddha in East Asia
Donghwasa Temple, South Korea, May 29–30, 2013.

The cult of the Healing Buddha (Skt. Bhaiṣajyaguru, Ch. Yaoshi, K. Yaksa, J. Yakushi) constituted one of the major cults in East Asia. And yet, with the exception of Raoul Birnbaum’s seminal work (The Healing Buddha, first published in 1979), it has been until now largely neglected in Western scholarship. The present conference is intended as a first step toward redressing this neglect.
The functional relation between Bhaiṣajyaguru and healing opens up a large area of research on the relationships between Buddhism, medicine, and healing cults. ..... More specifically, the extent to which Bhaiṣajyaguru’s cult contributed to promoting Buddhist priests as healers remains unexplored territory.
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The esoteric Bhaiṣajyaguru as a cosmic deity, at the center of the spatio-temporal framework formed by the bodhisattvas Suryaprabha and Candraprabha and the twelve spirit-commanders (who are linked to the twelve zodiacal signs). In his capacity as an astral deity, Bhaiṣajyaguru is also associated with the cult of the seven Bhaiṣajyaguru and the pairing of this septet with the seven stars of Ursa Major (i.e., the Big, or Northern, Dipper). In Japan, for example, this cult provided a bridge between esoteric Buddhism and the so-called Way of Yin and Yang (Onmyōdō).
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in Japan the pestilence god Gozu Tennō 牛頭天王 is often considered a manifestation of Bhaiṣajyaguru.
- source : blogs.cuit.columbia.edu/c-bear -

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- reference - yakushi nyorai placebo -

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. Yakushipedia - ABC-Index 薬師如来 .

. Yakushi Nyorai - Legends from the provinces .

. Yakushi Nyorai Pilgrimages 薬師霊場巡り - Introduction .


. O-Mamori お守り Amulets and Talismans .

. Japan - Shrines and Temples - ABC List .


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2015/06/08

Pilgrimages in Japan

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Pilgrimages in Japan
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Pilgrimages to a certain number of temples related to a deity are very popular in Japan.

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RESOURCE GUIDE - JAPANESE PILGRIMS & PILGRIMAGES
In Japan, pilgrimages can be classified into two general types:
(1) multi-site circuits and (2) single-site pilgrimages.
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Sites Sacred to Kannon Bosatsu in Kamakura
Sites Sacred to Kannon Bosatsu Nationwide
Sites Sacred to Jizō Bosatsu in Kamakura
Sites Sacred to Seven Lucky Deities in Kamakura
Sites Sacred to Amida Nyorai in Kamakura

Mark Schumacher also introduces the equipment for a pilgrim, from the stamp book to the robes, hat and walking stick.
- source : Mark Schumacher

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- - - - - Pilgrimages to Buddhist Deities

Amida Reijo 阿弥陀霊場
- source : http://nippon-reijo.jimdo.com -

. Fudo Myo-O Junrei 不動明王巡礼 - Introduction .

. Jizo Bosatsu 地蔵菩薩 - Introduction .

. Kannon Bosatsu 観音菩薩 . *

. Shichifukujin 七福神 Seven Deities of Good Luck .

. Yakushi Nyorai Pilgrimages 薬師如来霊場 - Introduction .


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. Tokyo - Edo Pilgrimages .
Gofunai 御府内八十八ヶ所霊場 88 Henro Temples in Edo
江戸三十三観音霊場 Pilgrimage to 33 Kannon Temples of Edo
. . . and more


. Shikoku Henro 四国お遍路さん Pilgrims in Shikoku .
Kobo Daishi Kukai 弘法大師 空海
Pilgrimage to 88 temples in honor of Kobo Daishi Kukai


. Zenko-Ji mairi 善光寺参り - Nagano .


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Japanese Buddhist Pilgrimage
Michael Pye



Japanese Buddhist Pilgrimage
explores the ritual practice of “circulatory pilgrimages” – the visiting of many temples in a numbered sequence. Every year, hundreds of thousands of pilgrims travel such temple routes, seeking peace of mind, health and wellbeing for themselves and others as the benefits of such meritorious endeavour. This form of pilgrimage appears to be unique to Japan. The practice began centuries ago and involved visiting 33 temples devoted to the Bodhisattva Kannon, spread widely over western Japan. Soon afterwards the equally famous pilgrimage to 88 temples on Japan’s fourth island of Shikoku came into prominence.

This is the first comprehensive study of all the major and many of the minor routes, The book also examines how the practice of circulatory pilgrimage developed among the shrines and temples for the Seven Gods of Good Fortune, and beyond them to the rather different world of Shintō. The varying significance of the different pilgrimages is also explored. In addition to all the information about the routes, the book includes numerous illustrations and examples of the short Buddhist texts chanted by the pilgrims on their rounds.
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- - - - - mairi 参り  is usually a pilgrimage to a Shinto shrine.

. Pilgrimage to Kyoto shrines (Kyoo mairi 京参り ) .

Ise Shrine Pilgrimage, O-Ise-Mairi, Ise Mairi 伊勢参り
O-kage mairi お陰参り "Thanks pilgrimages" or "blessing pilgrimages,"
nuke mairi 抜参(ぬけまいり)

Konpira Shrine Pilgrimage, Konpira Mairi 琴平参り


Shinbutsu 神仏霊場
- source : http://nippon-reijo.jimdo.com -

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. Pilgrimage to 22 famous Shrines 名神大社二十二社参拝 .
The shrines are located in Kyoto, Nara, Mie and Osaka.


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Reference

ニッポンの霊場へようこそ - all pilgrimages of Japan
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. O-Mamori お守り Amulets and Talismans .

. Japan - Shrines and Temples - ABC .


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2014/10/01

Kobo Daishi Tsugaru

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. Kobo Daishi Reijo 弘法大師霊場 Kobo Daishi Pilgrimages in Japan .



Rice Crackers for the Kobo Daishi Pilgrim !
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津軽弘法大師霊場 Kobo Daishi Pilgrims in Tsugaru



. Kobo Daishi Kukai 弘法大師 空海 . (774 - 835) .
Founder of Shingon Mikkyo 真言宗. Introduced Fudo Myo-O to Japan.

. Fudō Myō-ō, Fudoo Myoo-Oo 不動明王 Fudo Myo-O
Acala Vidyârâja - Vidyaraja - Fudo Myoo .




. Chisha Daishi 智者大師 Chisha Shonin (538 - 597) .
and his disciple Saint Enchi 円智上人 / 圓智上人 Saint Enchi

Enchi had made the vow to promote Shingon Buddhism in the Northern parts of Japan and worked a lot near Tsugaru Azumayama 津軽阿津摩山, where he built a small retreat to venerate Dainichi Nyorai 大日坊.
He build five Shingon temples in Tsugaru 津軽真言五山 and found his last meditating place at the temple 最勝院.

The five Shingon temples of Tsugaru are (in the pilgrimage below)

01 - 最勝院(田町現在銅屋町)- Saisho-In
06 - 久渡寺(旧小沢村現在坂元) - Kudo-Ji
08 - 橋雲寺(岩木町植田)- Kyoun-Ji
09 - 百澤寺 / 百沢寺- Hyakutaku-Ji - 求聞寺 Gumon-Ji
23 - 国上寺(碇ヶ関村古懸)- Kokujo-Ji


. Tsugaru San Fudoo 津軽三不動 Three Fudo Statues in Tsugaru .
All three statues in Tsugaru are said to have been carved of one large tree.
As brothers, Nagaizawa is the eldest, Nakano the middle and Kogake the youngest brother.
All three statues have been carved in 610 by the Chinese priest Enchin.

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津軽弘法大師霊場 - Tsugaru Kobo Daishi Reijo
Pilgrimage to 23 Kobo Daishi temples in Tsugaru

第一番札所 金剛山 最勝院 Saisho-In (こんごうざん さいしょういん)
第二番札所 北門山 大王寺(ほくもんざん だいおうじ)
第三番札所 弘前高野山 法光院(ひろさきこうやさん ほうこういん)
第四番札所 鷹揚山 不動寺(おうようざん ふどうじ) Fudo-Ji
第五番札所 成田山 弘前寺(なりたさん こうぜんじ)

第六番札所 護國山 久渡寺(ごこくさん くどじ)
第七番札所 行峯山 覚應院(ぎょうほうざん かくおういん)
第八番札所 愛宕山 橋雲寺(あたごさん きょううんじ)
第九番札所 岩木山 求聞寺(いわきさん ぐもんじ)
第十番札所 五色山 聖心寺(ごしきさん せいしんじ)

Nr. 11 西の高野山 弘法寺 Kobo-Ji - Koyasan of the West
第十二番札所 春光山 圓覚寺(しゅんこうざん えんがくじ)
第十三番札所 成田山 大善院(なりたさん だいぜんいん)
第十四番札所 大峰山 蓮正院(おおみねさん れんしょういん)
第十五番札所 元城山 照法寺(げんじょうざん しょうほうじ)

第十六番札所 高野山 青森別院(こうやさん あおもりべついん)
第十七番札所 成田山 青森寺(なりたさん せいしんじ)
第十八番札所 浅虫高野山 陸奥護國寺(あさむしこうやさん むつごこくじ)
第十九番札所 朝日山 常福院(あさひやま じょうふくいん)
第二十番札所 愛宕山 地蔵院(あたごさん じぞういん)

第二十一番札所 赤倉山 金剛寺(あかくらさん こんごうじ)
第二十二番札所 神岡山 大圓寺(じんごうざん だいえんじ)
第二十三番札所 古懸山 國上寺 (こがけさん こくじょうじ)

- source : kouboudaishi.main.jp



Map of the pilgrimge and further details
- source : kouboudaishi.main.jp/wp



- source : ameblo.jp/iyasino-oto

Book for the temple stamps 朱印 shuin.

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01 - . Saishoo In 最勝院 Saisho-In . - Hirosaki
Nekotsuki Fudo 猫突 Fudo stabbing a Monster Cat

02 -   . Daiooji 大王寺 Daio-Ji .
--- 本尊は鯵ヶ沢の海中より出でし不動明王 Fudo Myo-O from Ajigasawa

03 - . Hookoo-In 法光院 Hoko-In .
--- 浪切不動明王 Namikiri Fudo

04 - . Fudooji 鷹揚山 加福不動寺 Oyozan Kafuku Fudo-Ji .
. Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck - Bishamonten.

05 -   . Koozenji 弘前寺 Kozen-Ji .
--- 成田山 Narita San, Hatsu Fudo 初不動

06 - . Kudoji 久渡寺 Kudo-Ji .
and O-Shirasama 王志羅(おしら)さま.

07 -   . Kakuooin 覚應院 / 覚応院 Kakuo-In .
. Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck - Jurojin .

08 - . Kyoounji 橋雲寺 Kyoun-Ji .

09 - . Gumonji 求聞寺 Gumon-Ji Iwakisan 百沢寺 Hyakutaku-Ji .
- - - - - Kokuzo Bosatsu 虚空蔵菩薩 and Gumonjihō 求聞持法 Gumonji-Ho, Esoteric Rite to Improve One's Memory
. Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck - Daikoku .

10 - . 五色山 Goshikisan 聖心寺 Seishin-Ji .

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11 - . Koobooji 弘法寺 Kobo-Ji .
青森県つがる市木造吹原屏風山1-244
Byōbuzan-1-244 Kizukuri Fukihara, Tsugaru


o-yasumi Daishi お休み大師 Kobo Daishi taking a rest.

This is taken from the legend that Kobo Daishi on his pilgrimage in Shikoku once could not find a lodging for the night and had to rest below a bridge.
To our day the Henro pilgrims do not use their walking stick and carry it carefully when passing a bridge, so as not to awaken the sleeping Kukai.
There is a special small hall for this statue in the compound.

The prayer here is
ゆきなやむ 浮世の人を 渡さずば
一夜も十夜の 橋と思ほゆ



An amulet of the Sleeping Daishi !
(for 200 Yen)

Statue of Kobo Daishi in the garden


The two komainu real dogs at his feet wear red bonnets.

source and more photos : sadistic yuki 10


. Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck - Fukurokuju .

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- another
. 弘法寺 Kobo-Ji - Kagoshima Pilgrims 48 .
4679-1 Kushirachō Shimoobaru, Kanoya-shi, Kagoshima
with 5 Great Myo-O 五大明王

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- another sleeping Kobo Daishi
Daishi-ji Temple in Hikone



Daishiji is famous as the only one temple in Japan that enshrines the Sleeping Kobo. In his head of it “Oshari-san (part of Buddha’s bones)” is kept, which was subdivided from those of Toji temple in Kyoto. Make a wish while chanting the sutra,“ Namu Daishi Henjo Kongo - - “, and pat on the head and body of the Sleeping Kobo. Your wish will come true, they say.
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12 - . Engakuji 円覚寺 / 圓覚寺 Engaku-Ji .

13 - Naritasan 大善院 Daizen-In

14 - . Renshooin 蓮正院 Rensho-In .
. Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck - Benzaiten .

15 - 照法寺 Shoho-Ji

16 - 青森別院 Aomori Betsu-In

17 -  . 成田山(なりたさん)Seishinji 青森寺 Seishin-Ji - Naritasan .

18 - 陸奥護國寺 Mutsu Gokoku-Ji

19 - 常福院 Jofuku-In

20 - . Jizoo-In 地蔵院 Jizo-In .
. Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck - Ebisu .

21 - . 赤倉山 Akakurasan - Kongooji 金剛寺 Kongo-Ji .
... Akakura Fudo 赤倉不動
..... . Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck - Hotei .

22 - . Daienji 大圓寺 / 大円寺 Daien-Ji .

23 - . Kogakesan Fudoo-In Kokujooji 古懸山不動院国上寺 Kokujo-Ji .


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. Shikoku Henro Pilgrimage 四国お遍路さん - 四国八十八ヶ所 .
to 88 temples - Introduction




. Shikoku Henro Temple List 四国遍路 .

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. Pilgrimages to Fudo Temples 不動明王巡礼
Fudo Myo-O Junrei - Fudo Pilgrims - INTRODUCTION .


. Tsugaru Shichifukujin 津軽七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck in Tsugaru .

. O-Mamori お守り Amulets and Talismans .

. Japan - Shrines and Temples - ABC .


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2014/08/10

Nishi Mino Pilgrims

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Nishi Mino Pilgrims 西美濃三十三霊場 to 33 temples

Mino matsuri 美濃祭 Mino festival
at 八幡神社 岐阜県美濃 Hachiman Jinja
. WKD - Mino Festival (Mino matsuri) .





source : adachi-hanga.com

Two pilgrims looking at waterfall while other pilgrims rest in nearby shelter.
美濃国養老の滝 Mino no kuni yoro no taki

. Katsushige Hokusai (1760-1849) .
Print from 1832

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○旧17番 朝倉山 真禅院  不破郡垂井町宮代2006 0584-22-2212
○第18番 青坂山 妙應寺  不破郡関ケ原町大字今須2591-1 0584-43-5141
○第19番 清光山 明台寺  大垣市墨俣町墨俣226 0584-62-5562
○第20番 青蓮山 天清院  岐阜県大垣市赤坂町3334 0584-71-0506
○第21番 紫雲山 安楽寺  岐阜県大垣市赤坂町756-1 0584-71-0239
○第22番 紫雲山 求浄庵  岐阜県大垣市久瀬川町5-62
○第23番 補陀山 報恩寺  岐阜県大垣市綾野町2720-1 0584-91-6955
○第24番 養老山 大菩提寺 岐阜県養老郡養老町養老1193
○第25番 瀧壽山 養老寺  岐阜県養老郡養老町養老公園1276-1 0584-32-1021
○第26番 志津山 善教寺  岐阜県海津市南濃町志津1729 0584-57-2846
○第27番 臥龍山 行基寺  岐阜県海津市南濃町上野河戸1024-1 0584-55-0031
○第28番 護國山 寶延寺  岐阜県海津市平田町蛇池141-1 0584-55-0031
○第29番 白光山 文殊寺  岐阜県大垣市錦町23 0584-78-5361
○第30番 桃源山 全昌寺  大垣市船町2丁目21 0584-78-2983
第31番 金生山 明星輪寺 大垣市赤坂町4610 0584-71-0124
○第32番 篠尾山 圓興寺  大垣市青墓町880 0584-71-4539
○第33番 金銀山 國分寺  大垣市青野町419 0584-91-0297
○客番 南部観音堂  大垣市青野町419

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. 31 - Kinshoozan 金生山 明星輪寺 Myojorin-Ji .
Gifu - 4610 Akasakacho, Ogaki
岐阜県大垣市赤坂4610


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