Shosatsu mokuroku under Zoku Hitachi ibun, no. 5, the chapter on Konryu-ji.

5 See DZZ II, pp. 496-507. 6 Ganchu is the name assumed by Michisada, who was the seventh-

generation patron of Eihei-ji. He was from the Hatano family. Hatano Yoshishige was the closest lay follower of Dogen throughout his Fukakusa and Echizen periods. He donated a piece of his own land in both of these places to Dogen so that the latter might devote himself to the teaching of the Dharma.