ADDRESS: IORIGAWA KADOGAWA
ACCESS: 30 minute drive plus 15 minute walk from JR KADOGAWA Station
CONTACT: KADOGAWA town tourism association
About this place
In the KEIAN period, IORIGAWA suffered from crop failures for many years. These crop failures were caused by a wind from the southeast, so a holy priest, NICHIREI placed a statue of KOKUZO BOSATSU and held Buddhist memorial services during 21 days for the suffering villagers.