Gokonomiya Shrine

A major shrine in Fushimi, Gokô-no-miya was once the chief shrine in the prefecture. It is unknown when it was first established, but there are records that repairs were performed on the main worship hall in 862, so it is clearly at least that old. The name of the shrine, literally

Sekihou-ji Temple

Sekiho-ji is also known as Hyakujozan and belongs to the Obaku sect. It is said that Sengai Osho of Manpuku-ji founded the temple in the period 1704 - 1711. Originally, the temple was big and had many shrines. However, the temple lost most of the buildings due to repeated fires. The present Hondo (main