Visit Kinosaki Onsen

A cozy hot spring town renowned for its hot springs and atmosphere

Tracing a picture of a Buddhist image (Daijyo-ji Temple)

Shabutsu (写仏) is a meditative practice of tracing a Buddhist image. It is not merely the act of tracing, but also a time to self reflect. During this type of meditation you’ll be able to find peace and be able to relax.


Business Hours
9:00-16:00 (Entrance until 15:40)
Closed: Irregular holidays
860 Mori Kasumi-ku Kami-cho Mikata-gun, Hyogo
〒669-6545 兵庫県美方郡香美町香住区森 860
Distance from Station
A 20 minute walk from JR Kasumi Station
Entrance Fee
Participation fee: 1000 yen
Time required: 45 ~ 120 minutes
No reservation. Please check in at the reception desk.
Language Support
Sorry, but only Japanese is spoken.


JR:Kasumi station (香住駅)
Kami-Chomin Bus:Ohkyodera-guchi (応挙寺口)
Zentan Bus (Tajimawaru):Daijyo-ji Temple (大乗寺)

Discover Tajima
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