ID No: 12183
Name: Asahina Sogen
Birth and Death: 1891-1979
Section: Zen. Rinzai
Temple: Ex-chief abbot of Engaku-ji
Text: “Keen insight” Engaku Beppou.
Style: Vertical silk mounting.
Condition: Paper fine. Mounting good.
Whole dimension: 196*66.3
Paper dimension: 136.3*54.4
Pen name: Byodo-ken. Dharma transmission from Gyodo Furukawa. Also practiced Zen under Shozan Ikegami in Myoshin-ji monastery. He became a chief abbot of Enkaku-ji in 1945.