Basho Suminaoshi-no-hi

Basho Suminaoshi-no-hi

Monument which is related to Matsuo Basho

This Suminaoshi-no-hi was built in Rinsenji Temple where Basho Matsuo is said to have often visited to practice Zen. It is a calligraphic work that Basho's disciple Shiko Kagami wrote about his master Basho and was built in Sorin Temple in Kyoto. Then, it was copied by Genbubo Kamiya of Edo-koishikawa and built in this area. The current monument was reproduced after the war.

Address 3-4-6, Kiyosumi, Koutou-ku (Rinsenji Temple)
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Access Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line "Kiyosumi-Shirakawa Station" Exit A3 1-minute walk

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