Because Wife of (1471) 陶弘房 mourned for the going to paradise of the husband in 1471, in the temple which I founded in Currently Niho, Yamaguchi-shi Koya, it was said with The beginning Anyoji Temple, but was changed to Ruriko-ji Temple in (1492) in 1492.
I was moved to the Hagi, and this Ruriko-ji Temple moved to (1690) from Niho afterwards in 1690, and the incense product temple which the This area had came to (1604) in 1604.
A mountain is called Mt. Honei in Soto Buddhism, and The Buddha of Healing is Principal image. In a cathedral outstanding of Bocho, a text of a sutra and much Temple Treasure including the image are possessed.
Five Storied Pagoda of the National treasure is relic of the incense product temple.
|Location||7-1, Kouzancho, Yamaguchi-shi, Yamaguchi|
|Access||(1) 30 minutes by bus from JR Shin-Yamaguchi Station
→ 10 minute walk from Prefectural Office bus stop
(2) 20 minute drive from Chugoku Expressway Ogori IC
|Office of Inquiry||Ruriko-ji Temple TEL: 083-922-2409|