This is a temple aligned with the Shingon sect of Buddhism. When Yōzan’s former teacher, Hosoi Heishū, visited him, Yōzan gave him a tour of this temple and allowed his teacher to rest here.
A nationally-designated historic site that shares a connection with Uesugi Yōzan.
- Site Name
- 13928 Sekine Yonezawa, Yamagata 992-1205
- Phone Number
- http://fumon-in-yonezawa.jp/ (Japanese only)
- 10 minute walk from Sekine Station
- This location is not open for shrine visits or tours during the winter period
(December 1 to mid-April).
Those who wish to visit must call the temple in advance.