Shingon-shū Chizan-ha

Chisan-ha (智山派) or Chisan is a Japanese sect of Shingon Buddhism. It is headquartered in Chishaku-in (temple) in Kyoto.[1] Naritasan Shinshōji Temple in Narita is also an important temple and was founded in 940. Chisan-ha belongs to Tantric Buddhism.[2][full citation needed]

Chishaku-in temple

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  1. ^ Giesen, W. (2007). Japan. Baedeker. p. 354. ISBN 9783829711524. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  2. ^ Kokusai Shūkyō Kenkyūjo (Japan); International Institute for the Study of Religions, Tokyo (1967). Contemporary Religions in Japan. International Institute for the Study of Religions. ISSN 0010-7557. Retrieved 2014-10-24.