Kenpon Chakushoku Butsu Nehanzu
(Silk cloth on which the scene of Buddah's Nirvana is painted)

The Buddah's Nirvana painting at Chohoji Temple is large, 233cm~158.3cm. Distinctly flavored with the style of the Soperiod, the painting's elaborate composition, with flowi ng and elegant brushwork, shows excellent descriptive technique.This painting is considered to be a valuable work from the Kamakura period (1192-1333).