Cherry Blossoms and Mt. Fuji 1
Taisekiji Temple is the head temple of Nichiren Shoshu, located in Fujinomiya, at the foot of Mt. Fuji. In 1290, Nikko, one of the six disciples of Nichiren, moved to Oishigahara and founded the temple. There are many cherry blossom trees planted in the vast precincts, and in spring the whole area is dyed pink with Mt. Fuji in the background, attracting many flower viewers.
Fuji, one of Japan's most famous peaks. At 3,776 meters above sea level, it is the highest peak in Japan and is also an independent peak, so its beautiful shape can be seen from a distance. Fuji has been an object of mountain worship since ancient times, and has also been a cultural stronghold for the Japanese people, appearing in many songs and paintings. Fuji and its surrounding area has become a major tourist destination, attracting people from all over the world.