News from Shunkoin & thoughts from Rev. Takafumi Kawakami
In 2013, a new attraction was added to the temple — the Guest House “Tetsuryu-Kutsu.” The building is newly built and equipped with modern amenities. Stay in the Shunko-in Temple guesthouse and have an unforgettable experience.
Limited Goshuin (Temple Seal) for April, 2019
April 1, 2019
Limited Spring Editions of Goshuin (temple seal or honorable stamp) are available for the guests who attended our Zen meditation sessions (500 yen per copy and 20 copies per day). Goshuin serves as proof of pilgrimage to that location.
CNN X ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS X ZEN AND MINDFULNESS IN JAPAN WITH REV. TAKAFUMI KAWAKAMI
October 15, 2018
Rev. Takafumi Kawakami is explaining about Zen and mindfulness in Japanese culture on the video by CNN and All Nippoin Airways (ANA).
You can watch the video on the following link.
Special Night-time Opening Jun. 29th – Aug. 4th (17:00 – 20:30)
June 20, 2018
Special Night-time Opening of Shunkoin Temple
Period: June 29th - August 4th
Time: 17:00 - 20:30 (last entry)
Fee: 900 yen
42 Hanazono-Myoshinji-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8035
The closest train station: Hanazono Station on JR Sagano Line
The theme of this event