Introducing Chugenji Temple in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto.
In this article, we will send you a repo of Chugenji’s amulet, profits and highlights, worship time and parking lot.
Profits and highlights of Chugenji
Chugenji is written in Japanese as “仲源寺”
The main deity is the Jizo Shrine, also called the “Meyami Jizo”, and is believed to bring you good luck for eye diseases.
This is the main gate.
This is a history information board about Chugenji next to the main gate.
If you pass through the main gate, you will see “Temizuya” on your left.
First, clean your hands and mouth.
Next to the Temizuya is the “MizuKo-kuyo jizo”.
Mizuko means children who died in the mother’s stomach.
Next to this is Jijizo, a large and small variety.
Opposite Jizo is “Kannon-do”.
If you look inside, you can see “Senju Kannon”, an important cultural property.
When looking through the glass, it is so big that it looks up.
Go ahead and you will see the main hall in front.
Behind this is a Jizo bosatsu that stopped the legendary rain.
It is “Meyami Jizo”.
Next to the main hall is “Tendo Dainichi Nyorai”.
You can get the Goshuin at the office of the precincts.
When there is no window, the person in charge will come to you when you press the intercom.
This is the Goshuin of chugenji.
Price: 300 yen
This is one of the Goshuin at Chugenji.
Chugenji’s “Meyami Jizo omamori”
Believed to be beneficial for eye diseases.
There are some other items such as amulets and bills.
Chugenji worship time and parking
There are no holidays
Chugenji does not have a dedicated parking.
For car worship, please use nearby parking.
However, parking is always crowded and expensive, so we recommend visiting by public transport.
By train: 1 minute walk from Keihan “Gion Shijo”
By bus: 1 minute walk from city bus “Keihan Shijo”
From Kyoto Station, it takes about 20 minutes by public transport and on foot.