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)|
|Access||Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line "Kiyosumi-Shirakawa Station" Exit A3 1-minute walk|