MustLoveJapan

Hatsumoude at Kawasaki Taishi

Get the Flash Player to see this video.

Information

Kawasakitaishi Temple (川崎大師平間寺) is 2nd most famous temple/shrine for New Year Worship (Hatsumode) in Japan. About 3 million visitors visit this temple on New Year's Days.

Good for:
Good Health and no disaster

New Year Events:
0:00 am on New Year's Day
01/20~21 the first worship

Visitors Info.
Parking for 700 cars.

Access
0. at Kawasaki Station
1. use Keikyu Daishi Line (4 min.)
2. walk west (8 min.)

Access to

By Car

By Train

MLJ Online Shop

Detailed Travel Guide

It is one of the most famous temple for Hatsumode in Japan. It is Shingon Style Buddhism Temple open in 1128. It is very famous for Protecting from disaster. 11th Tokugawa Shogun visit this temple for his luck. There are many temples in Kawasakitaishi and many of those are historically very important.

Official web site:http://www.kawasakidaishi.com/english/index.html