2. 月の都の歴史
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  4. Thirteen Sites of Obasute(EN)

Thirteen Sites of Obasute

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During the Edo Period, Chorakuji Temple and nearby famous spots were established as the Thirteen Sites of Obasute.
They include the Obaishi Rock on the temple grounds, a giant katsura tree, Takaragaike Pond, Kumoi Bridge, Meishi Rock, Sarashina River, Mt. Kamuriki, Mt. Kyodai, Mt. Hitoe, and the Chikuma River. (The list varies by source.)
(Location: Obasute)