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Naze Ikiru: Rennyo Shounin to Yoshizaki Enjou


Alternative Titles

Japanese: なぜ生きる─蓮如上人と吉崎炎上─

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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: May 21, 2016
Producers: Miracle Bus
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Book
Genres: Historical
Duration: Unknown
Rating: None

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Ranked: #96592
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Popularity: #7998
Members: 505
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Synopsis

Ryouken, a young man who hates temples and monks, laments his misfortunes but finds hope in his soon-to-be-born child. An unfortunate accident took everything from Ryouken. In the days of self-abandonment and suffering in darkness, Ryouken finds the teachings of the high priest Rennyo. In it, he finds answers to the question "Why live" as explained by the sage Shinran. As he is drawn into the teachings and no longer hesitates, Ryouken becomes Rennyo's apprentice. The number of worshippers increase, but the Honganji temple becomes a target of the other sects, forcing Ryouken and Rennyo to flee from Kyoto. In order to find a new place to teach, they arrive in Yoshizaki (now in Fukui Prefecture) in the Hokuriku region.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Ryouken
Ryouken
Main
Konishi, Katsuyuki
Japanese
Konishi, Katsuyuki
Rennyo
Rennyo
Main
Satomi, Koutarou
Japanese
Satomi, Koutarou
Michimune
Michimune
Supporting
Seki, Takaaki
Japanese
Seki, Takaaki
Chiyo
Chiyo
Supporting
Fujimura, Ayumi
Japanese
Fujimura, Ayumi

Staff

Ooba, Hideaki
Ooba, Hideaki
Director
Honda, Yasunori
Honda, Yasunori
Sound Director
Wada, Kiyoto
Wada, Kiyoto
Script
Takamori, Kentetsu
Takamori, Kentetsu
Script, Original Creator


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