June 15-17th
The Temple Opening Commemorative Service

This is an occasion to honor the opening of the Kuonji Temple by Nichiren Shonin after he left Kamakura and entered Mt. Minobu, invited by the local governor Sanenaga of Hakii in May 1274. On June 17, he started his life at a hermitage in Nishidani, a date which is commemorated as the opening of Minobusan Temple.