In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 infection, we currently do not
We will carefully assess the infection situation and seek ways to ensure the
safety of everyone who comes to Kouunji.
We will make an announcement as soon as the date of reopening has been
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Kouunji is a temple of Sotoshu (The Soto Zen School) with almost 300 years of history. In 1991, it was moved to its current location. The modern style main building is surrounded by flowers and trees, creating a relaxed atmosphere throughout the four seasons at the residential area in Tokyo. The Zazen sessions include a training for beginners, which are welcome to participate in our Zazen practice. Please join us if you are interested in Zazen!