Zen and Tea Ceremony in Engaku Temple, Kamakura

Engaku Temple (Engaku-ji) Engaku Temple is located in the town of Kamakura, in Kanagawa Prefecture. It’s accessible by the Enoshima Dentetsu line or the Japan Rail line from Fujisawa station. Kamakura hosts numerous temples, one of the most famous housing the Kamakura Buddha statue, one of the largest in Japan. Engaku temple is closest to…

See one of the largest Buddha statues just outside Tokyo, Kamakura

Countless temples of Kamakura Author’s photo If you like to go travelling, seeing a lot of ancient places, such as temples, statues, and etc. I recommend you to visit Kamakura, which is located in Kanagawa Prefecture (south of Tokyo). I can say that Kamakura is a very beautiful small city, and very famous among tourist…

A Small Historic Tour in Kamakura

Kamakura is one of the most popular place to visit in the Kanto area in Kanagawa. Kamakura has several historic monuments because long time ago, Kamakura was the old capital of Japan. One of these is the Great Buddha, Zeniarai-Benten Shrine, and Meigetsu-In Temple. So if you visit there, you would feel long and great…