Long distant temple

Long distant temple ちょうえんじ
Temple of Shingon Buddhism Toyoyama group
As for the long distant temple in Tatemachikita, Nagai-shi, it is done with opening that Mr. Osuka long job who was powerful family of this area built long deferred temple in wide no vassals in Nagai in hall as family temple of the Osukas in 1343 in the Muromachi era.
Black job king holy (kuronioson) of the other temple was at the east end of approach to a shrine of the Shinto shrine front as guardian deity of Shiroyama Shrine, and worshiper passed through this Deva gate, and it came to advance to front shrine of Hakusan Shinto shrine until 1913. Wife and mother left in house in the times when war did not die out since the Meiji era dedicated stone which did straw sandals and foot nohirano form, and they prayed to battlefield that husband and child who went out could tolerate long distance march with strong leg like kokuninoson eagerly.
Large straw sandals of 2m in length are dedicated and pray for growth of child with strong leg power, and worshiper who prays for health prayer, the cancer prevention, and offers pumpkin does not die out now either.
In late years 13 folds of stone pagodas and Sixteen Disciples of Buddha were laid in state in Tsukiyama.
  • Name Long distant temple
  • Location 10-49-12, Tatemachikita, Nagai-shi
  • Phone number 0238-88-3344
  • Access From Yamagata Railroad Flower Nagai Line Minami-Nagai Station a 5-minute walk
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[Last updated] January 30, 2017
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