Our Organisation

Gate of a headquarter
The gate of a headquarter

◆Organization: Meshiya-kyo

◆Establishment: 4th February, 2000

◆Adress: 941-1,Kusumachi-Okuma, Kusugun, Oita, 879-4414, JAPAN

◆Founder: Mokichi Okada (23 December 1882-10 February 1955)
‘Meshiya-sama (an honorary title of the founder)’ started a religious organization ‘Dainippon-Kannnon-kai’ on 1st January 1935, followed by the founding of ‘Sekai-Meshiya-kyo’ on 4th February 1950.
He developed the relieving activity, by the performance of Johrei, along with revolution of medical science, and promotion of religious reformation. Moreover, he popularized natural cultivation without the use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers and laid the foundation, idea and technique of the present natural farming. In addition, He promoted artistic activities such as leading ‘Paradisation and Improvement of oneself by art’, and founded the MOA Museum of Art.

◆Representative: Wasumaro Umeki (15 February 1955-25 March 2017)
Wasumaro Umeki  had a revelation which said whoever acknowledges the presence of ‘Meshiya-sama’ receives the power of Johrei, followed by setting to work on ‘Meshiya-kyo’ as the second foundation of ‘Sekai-Meshiya-kyo’ on 4th February 2000.
He promoted ‘the initiation into the spiritual qualification of performing Johrei’ and holding ‘Meshiya courses’ all over Japan.