Zazen Experience at Dokuonji Temple in Yokosuka City @ Dokuonji Temple
Jun 2 @ 18:15 – 20:45

Zazen, Sitting Meditation, will be held at Dokuonji Temple near Keikyu Oppama Station on Saturday, June 2, 2018.

Please Join us for this Zazen session!

KSGG, Kanagawa Systematized Goodwill Guide Club, will escort you to the temple from Oppama Station, when you come there by 6:15pm.

If you are interested in it, please fill out the following application, no later than May 31.


18:15 Gather at Keikyu-line “OPPAMA”station not later than 18:15pm.
18:30 Arrive at Dokuonji Temple. Orientation.
19:00 ZAZEN starts (3sessions) and recite Heart Sutra .
20:00 Talk with the priest and other attendees on the same table.
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/
  • Dokuonji Temple HP: https://dokuonji.jimdo.com



Let’s Visit Jike-hurusato Village! @ Jike-hurusato Village!
Jun 3 @ 10:00 – 15:00
Let's Visit Jike-hurusato Village! @ Jike-hurusato Village!

Meeting Point: ★Tokyu Denentoshi Line Aobadai station main exit @10 am

Bus fare: 220 yen oneway (from Aobadai to the site, 10min.)

Things to bring: Drinks, Lunch and Insect repellent and Sunscreen.

Send e-mail with your name, nationality, college, e-mail address and mobile number to the address below.
Contact to Tomomatsu:kozue2tomomatsu-ksgg@memoad.jp

*Applications will close when we have 25 applicants.


*If raining lightly we will go. In case of heavy rain, we will cancel via e-mail by previous night.

*Please wear walking shoes.


(Attention) KSGG is not responsible for any personal accident or injury to participants that may occur during the event.

ZAZEN (Sitting Meditation) Experience in Kamakura @ Kenchoji Temple
Jun 12 @ 12:00 – 16:30


Let’s enjoy ZAZEN (Sitting Meditation) at Kenchoji Temple, and Seasonal Hydrangea at Meigetsuin (Option).
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)
15:10  Zen talk(Q&A) session.
16:00  Go to Meigetsuin to enjoy seasonal Hydrangea (Option)
17:00  Depart at JR Kita-Kamakura station
Admission Fee for Kenchoji/(Meigetsuin)   500yen/person
Fee for ZAZEN session     1,000yen/person

If you would like to visit Meigetsuin before ZAZEN, please feel free to request us.    We will arrange an optional tour for you.

KSGG will not be liable for any accidents.
If you are interested in participation, please fill out for the following application no later than June 10th(Sun), 2018.