Shōren-in Monzeki

Kyoto, Japan

Shōren-in Monzeki


Shōren-in (青蓮院) is a Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan.

It was built in the late 13th century. Shinran Shonin, the founder of the Jodo Shinshu pure land sect, was ordained a monk at Shōren-in at the age of nine.

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