TODAI-JI


Experiences of hand-copying the sutra and the Buddha.

●Hand-copying the sutra

In these days, the numbers of people are increasing of doing this, as this can make a relaxation to a mind and body. Originally, this is one of practices among the priests in order to build up virtuous conduct. Now, this is extended to normal people everywhere in Japan.

The hand-copying the sutra is specially recommended at TODAI-JI, where people usually are not allowed to enter into.

Place Practice Room(Shakyo Dojo) in TODAI-JI
Fee ¥1,500 for Shakyo (tax is not included) ... Pay at TODAI-JI
Time 9:00~16:30(Reservation by 15:00) 
Contenet

①<Kegon-Yuishinge> (100 leters Sutra)

②<Hannya-Shinkyo> (the Heart Sutra)

Utensil

Fude(writing brush... natural or artificial)

Reservation

Please make it upon your arrival in TONARI.

In case that other memorial service or event are engaged, a reservation is not accepted.

●Practice model is written by Sakaki Bakuzan (Calligrapher) and you can take it back.

Calligraphy written by you is stored in a body of the Great Buddha and prayed for an achievement of wish.

Camera is OK.


<Kegon-Yuishinge> (100 letters sutra)
<Kegon-Yuishinge> (100 letters sutra)
<Hannya-Shingyo> (the Heart Sutra)
<Hannya-Shingyo> (the Heart Sutra)

●Hand-copying the Buddha


This also becomes very popular, and three kinds of Buddha are copied.

Place Practice Room (Shakyo Dojo) in TODAIJI
Fee ¥3,000 for three copies (tax is not included) … Pay at TODAIJI.
Time 9:00~16:30分終了(Reservation by 14:00)
Utensil 

Not required.

Reservation

Please propose it upon your arrival in TONARI.

In case that other memorial service or event are engaged, a reservation is not accepted.

*Size of practice model is made to be decorated in a suitable frame.

*Copied Buddha written by you is stored in a body of the Great Buddha and prayed for an achievement of wish.