Past news

for the past year

  • Head Temple

    24-25/8/2019

    The Summer Study Tozan for Overseas Believers

    The Summer Study Tozan for Overseas Believers was held at the Head Temple, with the attendance of Overseas believers from 21 countries and areas and foreign believers who are living in Japan.

  • Yearly Event

    14-15/8/2019

    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.

  • Head Temple

    2-4/8/2019

    Training Camp for the Hokkeko Marching Band and Children Group

    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.

  • Head Temple

    27-28/7/2019

    The Student Camp for the Hokkeko Members of Junior and Senior High School Students

    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.

  • Info

    20/7/2019

    The Commemorative Ceremony for the 100th Anniversary of the Starting of Propagation of Nichiren Shoshu Buddhism in Sapporo

    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.

  • Head Temple

    20/6/2019

    Jotoshiki Ceremony (Ridgepole-raising Ceremony) of the Sammon Gate

    The Jotoshiki Ceremony of the Sammon Gate of Head Temple Taisekiji was solemnly and splendidly officated. The major renovation for the Sammon Gate will be completed in 2021.

  • Head Temple

    18/5-30/6/2019

    Hokkeko Summer Study Tozan

    The first term of Hokkeko Summer Study Tozan 2019 was held on May 18th and 19th.
    The Summer Study Tozan is to be held for five terms this year.

  • Yearly Event

    1/5/2019

    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

    28/4/2019

    The Risshū-e Ceremony

    The Risshū-e Ceremony, celebrating the 767th anniversary of the establishment of true Buddhism, was officiated at the Mieidō in the Head Temple and in every local temple in Japan.

  • Head Temple

    27/4/2019

    The Honin-shiki Ceremony

    The annual Honin-shiki Ceremony was solemnly held at the Reception Hall in the Head Temple.
    This ceremony is the one that the priests, who have finished their trainee course, are to give a lecture in front of the High Priest and to receive the official permission to preach the Law by him if they are qualified.

  • Head Temple

    6-7/4/2019

    The Mushibarai-e Ceremony (Grand Ceremony of the Airing of the Sacred Treasures)

    The Grand ceremony of the Sacred Treasures was solemnly and magnificently officiated at Head Temple Taisekiji.