Pilgrimage 33 Kannon, Jiko-ji temple No. 9

Carving of Yoarashi-no Meiba ( horse of the night's despoiling)

Carving of Yoarashi-no Meiba ( horse of the night’s despoiling). This wooden horse was made by famous engraver Jingoro Hidari. When he carved it, he tought this horse seems to savage. In fact, every night, it came down to the village and despoiled the fields. Finally farmers captured and raised the ceiling at Kannon hall.

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