|Name||称念寺 / Shonen-ji Temple|
|Adress||Imaicho3-2-29, Kashihara-shi, Nara 634-0812|
|Hours Open||Around8:00-around sunset|
Opened in 1514 as a seminary for the priesthood for the Jodo Shinshu sect, this later became a temple.
The Imai household has served here from times past as ministers right up until today.
The present main hall was rebuilt at in recent times. The temple town developed to what is now Imai-cho.