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Fudarakusan-ji 補陀洛山寺

Fudarakusan-ji

Hamanomiya Nachikatsuura Town Higashimuro County Wakayama Prefecture [MAP 2-G]

Next to Omiwa-yashiro (Hamanomiya Oji), this temple was formerly dedicated to Kumano Gongen, and is known as the place where Fudarakutokai priests shipped out to the sea.

Fudarakutokai is the faith of suicidal shipping out to the southern sea in search of Fudaraku Pure Land. Fudarakutokai were conducted twenty times between 9th Century and 18th Century.

Law protection: Compound (Historic Site)


Introduction to the properties

Wakayama Prefecture The World Heritage Registration Association
(Wakayama Prefecture Planning Department Planning Bureau Regional Development Division Branch Office)
100-1 Hongu Hongu Town Tanabe City, Wakayama Prefecture, 647-1731