Kawagoe Walk ‘Naritasan Kawagoe Betsuin Temple -Kawagoe City, Kubo machi
*This article is originally posted in Japanese site on 16th February, 2019.
It is located near Kita in temple (previously introduced) and about 20-minute walk from Kawagoe Daiichi Hotel.
Also, one of the seven mysteries course.
On this day, it was chilly just as the beginning of February is. But please enjoy the pictures.
An antique market is held on the 28th of every month. On December, Hiwatari Festival is also held and crowded by many visitors.
The antique market opens from 5 am to 4 pm. Almost 100 shops sell antique items or gadgets. Some shops have too many items and sell them outside of the temple.
The temple is crowded with many shops and people looking for rare items!
Don’t anxious about burn. Basically, people walk on the tatami-mat above the burned firewood. But still it’ hot… some people run over the mat, others walk with tiptoe steps.
Please touch this golden shiny Buddha tool, when you visit Naritasan and makes deeper relationship with Taishi sama.
According to legend, rubbing ‘Obinzuru sama (Piṇḍola Bhāradvāja)’ can avoid diseases.
It looks scary, but have supernatural powers.
Despite of scary face, Obinzuru sama seems to have warm feelings for others…
We watch-d the moat if any fishes there. There were no fish for the cold.
Around this time(February), trees has no blooms and looks a little bit bleak. When spring comes, fresh green leaf will sprout and the landscapes dramatically change.
How was today’s Kawagoe Walk ‘Naritasan Kawagoe Betsuin’?
Please drop in the place when you come to Kawagoe.
Access to Naritasan Betsuin and map
About -minute walk or -minute ride from Kawagoe Daiichi Hotel
Naritasan Kawagoe Betsuin Temple
Location: 9-2, Kubo machi, Kawagoe City, Saitama Prefecture