Real introduction to Buddhist practices from the jushoku (chief priest) of this special temple.
Learn about zazen meditation and copying out sutras by hand. This mountaintop temple is famous for being in the Tom Cruise movie The Last Samurai.
- Traditional ascetic training at a solemn hall which was used as the setting of the Hollywood movie "The Last Samurai"
- Panoramic view of Himeji from a favorite vantage point above the city.
- Mountain climbing and forest bathing at a place known for its spirituality
- Ask about the culture and history in conversation with a Buddhist monk.