Shojoshin-in is a Shingon temple at the edge of the Okuno-in cemetery on Koyasan. It has lodgings for pilgrims and tourists (shukubo), and delicious shojin ryori vegetarian food. The monks speak some English.
Main building of Shojoshinin Temple in April.
Guests staying at the temple are invited to attend the morning service to make merit for ancestors and those buried in the nearby cemetery.
Moss covered front gate of Shojoshinin Temple.
View of pond and wisteria arbour behind Shojoshinin Temple's pilgrim's lodgings.
Painted screens and futon in Shojoshinin Temple's pilgrim's lodgings.
The entrance to the Okunoin cemetery is beside Shojoshinin Temple.