As a part of the Commemorative Project Celebrating the 800th Anniversary of the Advent of our Founder, Nichiren Daishonin, the Sammon Gate is now under construction for renovation. Please understand that it is not available to enter the site until the renovation project is completed.
The renovation of the Sammon Gate is to be completed in January 2021.
The Gotai-e Ceremony, which is held every year, was solemnly and magnificently conducted at Head Temple Taisekiji. Over 4,000 believers in Japan and over 600 overseas believers from 24 countries and areas participated in this ceremony.
The Commemorative Ceremony for the 60th Anniversary for its Establishment and the Rebuilding of Gyodo-zan Tokujoji Temple at the New Location was solemnly and magnificently officiated by High Priest Nichinyo Shonin in Abashiri City, Hokkaido Prefecture. Following the ceremony, the Oeshiki Ceremony was conducted and the sermon was given by the High Priest.
Training Camp for the Hokkeko Marching Band and Children Group in Japan was held at the Head Temple. The 23rd Annual Hokkeko Marching Band Contest was held on Aug. 3th, and the 27th Annual Children Group Meeting was held on Aug. 4th.
The Eighth Student Camp for the Hokkeko Members of Junior and Senior High School Students was held at Head Temple Taisekiji. More than 870 members made a pilgrimage to the Head Temple from all over Japan to join this.
The Commemorative Ceremony for the 100th Anniversary of the Starting of Propagation in Sapporo City was solemnly and splendidly officiated by High Priest Nichinyo Shonin at Nisshoji Temple in Kita District of Sapporo City, Hokkaido Prefecture.