Zenkoji Temple



Morning Service “O-ASAJI”

Morning Service “O-ASAJI”

Morning service is a solemn ceremony held every morning all the year round in the main hall at the time when the sun rises.
The starting time of the ceremony shifts by the minute in accordance with the time of sunrise.

Morning Service Schedule

Receiving of Buddhist Rosary

Believers can receive blessing from the top priest or priestess before and after the morning service. Believers line up, kneel down and receive Buddhist rosary on their heads from the top priest or priestess when they enter and exit the Main Hall.
Anyone can attend both events.
(If you want to sit for the morning service, a ticket for the inner sanctuary is necessary.)