Course 9From Onoyama-toge to Hoshiya


Wakayama City Area, Kumano-Kodo

Kawanabe Oji ruins

After passing the ruins of the Yamaguchi Oji, you will reach here within eyesight of the torii gate of Yamaguchi Shrine. It is the Oji (small shrine) mentioned in Fujiwara Sadaie‘s diary. The deity has been transferred to Rikishi Shrine and currently a small shrine is enshrined at the site.

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