KIKUSUI HENRO HOUSEGLOSSARY INDEXmail
KIKUSUI HENRO HOUSEGLOSSARY INDEXby Hiroshi Kushima
(translated by David C. Moreton)

In Alphabetical order. Grayed out items have been not prepared yet.

  • amazu (rain gear)
  • bekkaku (temples not part of the 88)
  • Hondô (Main Hall)
  • byakue (white vest)
  • Daishidô (Daishi Hall)
  • dôgyô ninin (walking with Kobo Daishi)
  • fukuso (clothing)
  • goeika (temple song)
  • gosettai see osettai(charitable gifts)
  • gyakuuchi/sakauchi (doing the pilgrimage in reverse order)
  • hakui see byakue (white vest)
  • Hannya Shingyô (Heart Sutra)
  • henro korogashi (steep points along the route)
  • Henromichi Hozon Kyoryokukai (Pilgrim Path Preservation Cooperative Association)
  • henroyado (lodging facilities for pilgrims)
  • kaketsure/kakezure (walking as a group)
  • kechigan (finishing the pilgrimage)
  • kugiriuchi (doing the pilgrimage in segments)
  • kongôtsue/kongôzue (staff)
  • mangan (completing the pilgrimage)
  • nojuku (sleeping outdoors)
  • nôkyô (stamp)
  • nosatsu see osamefuda (nameslips)
  • orei-mairi (doing the pilgrimage by showing gratitude)
  • osamefuda/nôsatsu ( nameslips)
  • osettai (charitable gifts)
  • sakauchi see gyakuuchi (doing in the pilgrimage in reverse order)
  • sendatsu (veteran pilgrim guides)
  • settai see osettai(charitable gifts)
  • shakyo (copying the sutras)
  • Shingon (Shingon)
  • shozoku (clothing) see fukuso
  • shoes (shoes)
  • shukubô (temple lodging)
  • shukuhaku (lodging) see henroyado
  • sugegasa (hat)
  • takuhatsu (mendicancy)
  • wagesa (stole)

(translated by David C. Moreton)

Glossary TOP Copyright (C)1999-2004 Hiroshi Kushima / (C)2004 David C. Moreton