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Abbot Taiho Fukuyama Zenji has been reappointed as the Head Priest of Sotoshu

On January 21, 2016 current Head Priest of Sotoshu Shinzan Egawa Zenji's (Abbot of Daihonzan Sojiji) term has ended and from the following day, January 22 Abbot of Daihonzan Eiheiji, Taiho Fukuyama Zenji has been reappointed as the Head Priest of Sotoshu.

The term of Head Priest is 2 years and changes between the Abbot of Daihonzan Eiheiji and Sojiji. This will be the third term for Taiho Fukuyama Zenji.