Ryochu-ji Temple is the birthplace of Ryochu, the third Patriarch of the Jodo sect and a place of historic interest.
The seated stature of Kishu Zenshi (an historic title for Ryochu) is designated as a treasure of the Jodo sect.
Ryochu spread Buddhist teachings all across the country during the Kamakura Period (1185 - 1333) and left many cultural legacies behind him.
- Open 24 hours
- No closing days
Access / Public Transport
- 10 minutes from JR Miho-Misumi Station by Hyakkoru Bus Loop Line (Clockwise). Get off at Misumi-Kominkan Bus stop.