Morinji temple at Tatebayashi town in Gunma prefecture is Sotoshu-sect Buddhist temple which built in 1426. They have another legend of “Bunbuku Chagama” that is an old monk Shukaku bought a miracle tea kettle which didn’t shrink the boiled water in it however they used at the 1000 people’s tea ceremony in 1570. One day Shukaku took a nap, and he unveiled himself as a badger/raccoon dog. Since he knew he didn’t stay here anymore, he flied away. It was February 28th in 1587 that had been spent 161 years since he had come to this temple. Now you can watch this miracle tea kettle in the temple.