Shingaku-in Temple

Travel Guide - Shingaku-in Temple

Information

It is said that at the time Hamada Castle was being built, that the Tendai sect Raigo-ji Temple was moved from Mt. Jyozan to here and became the Jodo sect Shingaku-in Temple.
It houses a wooden Amida Nyorai-ritsuzo (standing figure of Amitabha Tathagata), a piece typical of the Kamakura Period (1185 - 1333).
The temple is designated as an Important Cultural Asset.

Opening Hours

  • Open 24 hours

Closed

  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 20 minutes walk from JR Hamada Staiton

Address / Location

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