Explore traditional and modern Japan in Kamakura, Enoshima, Yokohama and Kawasaki. KSGG local volunteers know Kanagawa inside out, and can organize a tour to suit your needs and interests. Kanagawa is easily accessible from Tokyo. Make your trip fun and memorable.
-KSGG, A Volunteer Goodwill Guide Club-
Please join our KSGG Craft Activity once a month.
You will make a Japanese paper doll, using beautiful Japanese Paper.
KSGG members will instruct you step by step.
Reservations are not required, just come and join us.
You can practice your Japanese conversation too!
*** Attention: KSGG Club is not responsible for any accidents, injuries or damages that may occur.
ZAZEN (Sitting Meditation) will be held at Kenchoji Temple, Kamakura for foreigners.
Kanagawa Systematized Goodwill Guide Club (KSGG) will voluntarily escort to the temple and guide them around the temple ground.
Kenchoji is the first-ranked of Zen temple in Kamakura, and is the oldest Zen training monastery.
12:30 Meet at JR Kita-kamakura station .
13:00 Arrive at Kenchoji Temple.
13:30 ZAZEN starts（15min. x 3sessions）
15:10 Zen talk(Q&A) session.
16:00 Walk around the temple grounds led by KSGG members.
17:00 Depart at JR Kita-kamakura station.
Admission Fee for Temple 500yen /person
Fee for ZAZEN session 1,000yen/person
We can escort up to 10 participants.
KSGG will not be liable for any accidents.
Next event will be held on Feb.23(Fri), 2018.
If you are interested in participation, please fill out for the following application no later than Nov. 25(Sat).
Limited to 5 attendees only in the order of arrival. Any visitor can join the session free of charge, but donations are welcome.
Kanagawa Systematized Goodwill Guide Club(KSGG) will escort you to the temple.
If you are interested, please fill out for the following application.
(No later than November 30)
|18:15||Gather at Keikyu-line “OPPAMA”station not later than this time.|
|18:30||Arrive at Dokuonji Temple. Orientation.|
|19:00||ZAZEN starts(3sessions) and Chorus Heart Sutra .|
|20:00||Talk with priest and people on the same table together.|
|20:30||End.We will escort you back to “OPPAMA” Station.|
- Schedule is subject to change by the religious ceremonies of the temple.
- KSGG will not be liable for any accidents.
- About KSGG : http://volunteerguide-ksgg.jp/
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