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  • Announcement
    Response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

    In response to the current COVID-19 spreading, Nichiren Shoshu Head Temple Taisekiji and all the local temples in Japan are postponing and canceling events with a large number of people in attendance. We are also encouraging believers to refrain from visiting the temples to maintain their health and safety, and to prevent further spread of the infection.
    In the case of visiting your local temple to request any ceremony such as funeral ceremony, memorial ceremony, or Gojukai ceremony, please use protective measures such as wearing a mask.
    For more details, please make queries to your local temple.
    We do appreciate your understanding and cooperation with us.
    (20/2/2020)

  • Yearly Event NEW

    23/9/2022

    The Autumn Higan-e Ceremony

    The Autumn Higan-e Ceremony was solemnly conducted in the Head Temple. It was held in every local temple in Japan as well.

  • Head Temple NEW

    18-19/9/2022

    The Kanshi-e Ceremony

    The Kanshi-e Ceremony or the Memorial Ceremony for the Twenty-sixth High Priest Nichikan Shonin was solemnly conducted in the Head Temple.

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  • Yearly Event NEW

    12/9/2022

    The Gonan-e Ceremony

    The Gonan-e Ceremony or the Ceremony Commemorating the Tatsunokuchi Persecution was solemnly conducted in the Head Temple. It was held in every local temple in Japan as well.

  • Head Temple NEW

    21/8/2022

    The General Meeting of the Hokkeko Federation

    The 58th General Meeting for the Hokkeko Federation was held at Head Temple Taisekji.

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  • Yearly Event NEW

    14-15/8/2022

    The Urabon-e Ceremony

    The Urabon-e Ceremony was solemnly conducted at the Head Temple.
    It was also held at all local temples in Japan during the Urabon period in July or August.

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  • Head Temple

    31/7/2022

    Hokkeko Study Tozan for Post-High School Students

    The Hokkeko Study Tozan for Post-High School Students was held at Head Temple Taisekji.

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  • Information

    25/7/2022

    Special Website of the Virtual Exhibition “Special Exhibition on the 800th Anniversary of the Advent of Nichiren Daishonin”

    The Special Exhibition on the 800th Anniversary of the Advent of Nichiren Daishonin was held at Myosetsuji Temple in New York from the 5th to 16th of February 2022. We have released a special website that enables you to experience this exhibition in a virtual space.
    Please click/touch the banner at the top of this page to visit the virtual exhibition.
    You can also go to the special website by scanning the QR code with your smartphone or other devices.
    The special website is available in Japanese and English.

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  • Head Temple

    24/7/2022

    Hokkeko Study Tozan for High School Students

    The Hokkeko Study Tozan for High School Students was held at Head Temple Taisekji.

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  • Head Temple

    17/7/2022

    Hokkeko Study Tozan for Junior High School Students

    The Hokkeko Study Tozan for Junior High School Students was held at Head Temple Taisekji.

  • Head Temple

    3/5-26/6/2022

    Hokkeko Study Tozan

    The Hokkeko Study Tozan was held for totally twenty terms at Head Temple Taisekji.

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  • Yearly Event

    1/5/2022

    The Daigyō-e Ceremony

    May 1st is the anniversary of Nanjō Tokimitsu, the great lay believer of Head Temple who offered huge donation for establishing Taisekiji, whose Buddhist name is Daigyō Sonrei. On the day of this year, the Daigyō-e Ceremony (the memorial ceremony for Daigyō Sonrei) was solmenly held at the Reception Hall of the Head Temple.

  • Yearly Event

    28/4/2022

    The Risshū-e Ceremony

    The Risshū-e Ceremony, celebrating the 770th anniversary of the establishment of true Buddhism, was officiated at the Mieidō in the Head Temple and in every local temple in Japan.

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