Fukagawa Fudodo

Fukagawa’s Fudo-sama, Beloved Since the Edo Period

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Temple

Fukagawa Fudodo is a Tokyo branch of Naritasan Shinshoji Temple in Narita of Chiba Prefecture. It’s known locally as “Fukagawa’s Fudo-sama.”
Every day at 9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm, and 5:00pm the temple holds goma fire rituals, in which wooden sticks are burnt alongside the beating of taiko drums, and visitors can participate and join in prayer for free. The main temple building contains around 10,000 small crystal figures of Fudomyo.
Guests can also experience meditation through methods like shakyo and ajikan.
Leading up to the temple is a shopping street called “Ninjo Fukagawa Goriyaku Dori,” and every month on the 1st, 15th, and 28th it’s packed with visitors.

Highlights

  • Unique exterior of main temple is covered in mantras.
  • Main temple’s Prayer Corridor is lined with crystal figures of Fudomyo.
  • Goma fire rituals performed alongside taiko drumbeats.
  • Near shopping street “Ninjo Fukagawa Goriyaku Dori”.

Photos

  • Main temple building
  • Old main building
  • Ninjo Fukagawa Goriyaku Dori

Reviews

  • 王八狗子

    建築風格與眾不同,很特別的是以太鼓及火焰為祈禱儀式
    寺院前還有一條商店街可逛可買可拍
    很不一樣的地區

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Details

Official Name
Naritasan Tokyo Betsuin Fukagawa Fudodo
Founded
1703
Postal Code
135-0047
Address
1-17-13 Tomioka, Koto-ku, Tokyo
Telephone
03-3641-8288
Admission
Free
Closed
No holidays
Hours
8:00am-6:00pm
※Until 8:00pm on festival days
Access
(1) About a 2-minute walk from the Tokyo Metro Tozai Line’s Monzen-Nakacho Station
(2) About a 5-minute walk from the Toei Subway Oedo Line’s Monzen-Nakacho Station
Official Website
Official Website (Japanese)