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.
Please, join Jinmuji/Takatoriyama hiking tour before Dokuonji Zazen.
We will enjoy not only a hiking, but also a tour of historical Jinmuji Temple and Magaibutsu, big stone Buddha statue in the hiking course. The hiking course is surrounded by various green trees with fresh air, and it is also fun to walk along a stream valley with steep rocky slopes, where you need to hold chains for help. Please wear hiking or walking shoes, and bring a picnic snack/drink for a rest.
You can join Zazen experience at Dokuonji temple after the tour.
14:30 Meet at Keikyu “JINMUJI”station.
15:00 JINMUJI Temple.
16:00 Takatoriyama Park/Observation Tower
17:30 Arrive at Keikyu “OPPAMA” station.
※ This tour will be cancelled because of weather condition, such as rain.
※ KSGG will not be liable for any accidents.
If you are interested in participation, please fill out for the following application no later than October 4th(Thr.), 2018.
ZAZEN(Sitting Meditation) will be held at Dokuonji Temple, Yokosuka every 1st Saturday of the month.
Kanagawa Systematized Goodwill Guide Club(KSGG) will escort you to the temple for Zazen experience. Any visitors can join the session free of charge.(donations are welcome).
|18:00||Gather at Keikyu-line “OPPAMA” station|
|18:30||Arrive at Dokuonji Temple|
|19:00||ZAZEN experience(15 min. x 3 session)|
|20:00||Talk with Zen priest(Soin Fujio)|
|20:30||Go back to “OPPAMA” Station.|
- Schedule is subject to be changed by a religious ceremony of the temple.
- KSGG will not be liable for any accidents.
If you are interested in participation, please fill out for the following application no later than Oct. 4th(Thr.).
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