Thanks to it's soothing hot springs, numerous sightseeing spots and gorgeous natural scenery (including some wonderful views of Mount Fuji) Hakone is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Japan for Japanese and foreign visitors alike.
We operate several types of hotel in Hakone, which are gathered under the umbrella of Hakone Senkei and provide the full range of accommodation options, from Western-style hotel to luxurious ryokan. Whatever your requirements, with Hakone Senkei you are sure to find a hotel in Hakone that will be right for you!
The hotel has free WiFi internet access in the lobby area.
Hotel guests can use their own laptop, smart phone or tablet there for free.
The hotel also offer a PC in the hotel lobby, which hotel guests can use free of charge.
Hand copying sutra is called "Shakyo" in Japanese.
The practitioners just trace each stroke of the Chinese characters on the paper which have already been printed out from the backward.
It is not so difficult to trace them but requires us concentrations.
Just like practicing a meditation, copying sutra also brings us peace of mind.
Zazen is a central practice of Zen Buddhism, a way to achieve tranquility of mind.
The goal is to gain fresh perspective on yourself and focus your thoughts in a certain way.
Sitting still, breathing through your nose, and taking repeated deep breaths creates the sensation of purifying the mind.
Call Senkei reception(dial 9) before 8pm, we will check with the temple(Hakone temple Fukujuin), whether this event can be held on the next day.
Here in Japan we are very excited about the 2020 Olympics, and we look forward to welcoming visitors from all over the world in the coming years.
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