Xuanzang, 602-664), whose journey across central Asia along the silk road was later fictionalized in the famous Chinese novel ), to his disciple Jion Daishi (Ch.Cien Dashi, 632-682), who is considered the founder of the Hosso (Ch. The teachings of Jion and his successors were introduced to Kohfukuji by the monk Genbo (d.Bhaisajyaguru, literally the Buddha "the Master of Medicine,") and two attendant bodhisattvas was installed on the main altar, and the floor of the hall was lined with green tiles to evoke Yakushi's pure land, the Pure Beryl Radiance Realm.Over the centuries, the Eastern Golden Hall fell victim to fire a total of five times, most recently in 1411.Also known as the Yuishiki ("Representation-only") School, the Hosso Sect represents one branch of a larger Indian Buddhist philosophical tradition known as the Yogacara ("Practitioners of Yoga") School.The teachings of this sect were brought to China from India by the Tang Dynasty monk Genjo (Ch.Enshrined in the current Eastern Golden Hall are a seated copper-alloy image of Yakushi Nyorai (the principal icon, and an Important Cultural Property), standing copper-alloy images of the Bodhisattvas Nikko and Gakko (Suryaprabha and Candraprabha, both Important Cultural Properties), seated wooden images of Monju Bosatsu and Yuima Koji (Manjusri Bodhisattva and the Layman Vimalakirti, both National Treasures), and standing wooden images of the Four Heavenly Kings and the Twelve Divine Generals (National Treasures). (Eastern Golden Hall & Kohfukuji National Treasure Hall) Adults and University Students \ 800 Junior High and High School Students \ 600 Primary School Students \ 250 (Please note that there are no group discounts for Combination Tickets.) Following the death of the founding patron of Kohfukuji Temple, Fujiwara no Fuhito, in the year 720, Retired Female Emperor Genmei and Female Emperor Gensho jointly commissioned Prince Nagaya to construct a memorial chapel that would eventually become known as the Northern Round Hall.Adults and University Students \ 300 (\ 250) Junior High and High School Students \ 200 (\ 150) Primary School Students \ 100 (\ 90) *Prices in ( ) are for groups of 30 or more. The original hall was consecrated on the 3rd day of the 8th month of the year 721 as part of the rites commemorating the first anniversary of Fuhito's death.
If you are interested in joining, please contact the temple for further information. The Kohfukuji National Treasure Hall was erected in 1959 to house images, paintings, ritual artefacts, and historical documents that were originally enshrined in temple buildings that no longer exist.
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