Fugenin

Address Osato 1359, Shibayama-machi, Sanbu-gun, Chiba-ken

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Introduction

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A podocarpus at the left side of Fugen-in's main temple in Kamo area in Osato. The 18-meter height and 4-meter circumference at eye-level tree is estimated 300 years old. Fugen-in is a Shingen secret temple which has built in the Middle Ages or earlier. Located at the entrance of the temple are six stoned guardians made in 1655 and six Kanon statues completed in 1717. The former is the oldest in the town.