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-
Let’s enjoy ZAZEN (Sitting Meditation) and Red Colored Leaves at Kenchoji Temple.
Kanagawa Systematized Goodwill Guide Club (KSGG) will voluntarily escort you to the temple and guide you around the temple ground.
Kenchoji is the first-ranked of Zen temple in Kamakura, and is the oldest Zen training monastery. The highlight in this event is Zen talks with Zen priests.
12:00 Meet at JR Kita-Kamakura station
12:30 Arrive at Kenchoji Temple/Guide the temple
13:30 ZAZEN starts (15min. x 3 sessions）
15:00 Zen talk(Q&A) session.
15:30 Enjoy Red Colored Leaves at Kenchoji or Meigetuin(Option)
17:00 End of the event/Go to JR Kita-Kamakura station
Admission Fee for Kenchoji temple 500yen/person
Fee for ZAZEN session 1,000yen/person
If you have any requests, such as additional optional tour(Meigetuin) after Zazen, please feel free to let us know. We will respond to your requests.
KSGG will not be liable for any accidents.
If you are interested in participation, please fill out for the following application no later than Dec. 4th(Tue), 2018.
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