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Enryaku-ji Temple

Hieiyama Enryaku-ji is the head temple of Tendai Buddha, which has a vast temple area in Hiei. This Hieiyama Enryaku-ji temple, originating from thatched hut which head priest Saicho was built in 788, high priests who became founder of each denomination such as Honen (Jodo sect), Shinran (Jodo Shinshu), Ei-won (Rinzai sect), Dogen (Saoto sect), Nichiren (Nichiren sect), etc. have been training here. In 1994, it was registered as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage as part of the cultural heritage of ancient Kyoto.

Shiga / Eastern Region

Shiga / Western Region