ID No: 10834
Name: Ishikawa Sodo
Birth and death: 1841-1920
Temple: The 4th abbot of Soji-ji. Saijyo-ji, Kanagawa. Koken-ji, Nagoya.
Text: Watch all sentient beings with merciful eyes. Limitless fortune and Longevity is like a ocean. Daien Genshi Zenji, Soji Sodo Old priest.
Style: Widely vertical silk mounting. Normal style.
Condition: Paper fine.
Whole dimension: 211*74.2 Paper dimension: 136.4*63.2
Honorific name: Daien-Genchi Zenji. Disciple of Daicho Kaiun in Taizo-ji. He practiced Zen in Ryunen-ji, Koken-ji Seiryo-ji. He became the Zen mater of Saijo-ji in Kaanagawa in 1901. He was invited to be the 4th chief abbot of Soji-ji in Noto, Ishikawa in 1905. Soji-ji was destroyed by fire in 1898. He decided to move from Noto to Tsurumi in Yokohama. Soji-ji was constructed in 1911.