Nangakuji なんがくじ
One of Six sokushinbutsu in Shonai is enshrined
Tetsuryukai-shonin, who endured especially strict practice of Shojin-kessai fasting grains during his ascetic training at Dewasanzan, then entered nyujozuka alive and became sokushinbutsu, is enshrined. There is also a shrine in which enshrines Toshie Chonan who was officially acknowledged her supernatural power by the Supreme Court in Meiji Era.
  • Name Nangakuji
  • Location 3-6 Sunadamachi, Tsuruoka-shi
  • Phone number 0235-23-5054
  • Business Hours From 8:30 to 16:00
  • Closed January 2, May 13
  • Admission 400 yen for adults 200 yen for children
  • Access From Tsuruoka Station: 15 min by bus bound for Atsumi Onsen to Nangakuji-mae stop
    From Tsuruoka Interchange of Yamagata Expressway: 5 min by car
    From Tsuruoka-Nishi Interchange of Nihonkai Tohoku Expressway 10 min by car
  • Parking lot Available 10 lots available
  • Contact information Nangakuji
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