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Seicho-ji Temple

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Nichiren, the founder of Nichiren Buddhism, studied at this temple from the age of twelve until he was formally ordained as a monk at the age of sixteen. He later returned here and declared he would establish a new branch of Buddhism while watching the sunrise from the temple grounds.

322-1 Kiyosumi, Kamogawa City

(Take the Kamogawa Nitto Bus (Tozan Route) from JR Awa-Amatsu Station to the “Seichoji” bus stop. About a 15-minute bus ride.)