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Mt. Nachi Seigantoji Temple / Owaniguchi (Large Waniguchi Drum)

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Mt. Nachi Seigantoji Temple / Owaniguchi (Large Waniguchi Drum)
The owaniguchi at Seigantoji Temple is the largest waniguchi drum in Japan with 1.5 meters in diameter and weighs 450 kilograms. It was dedicated by shogun Hideyoshi Toyotomi when the main temple (Nyoirin-do Hall) was rebuilt on a Hideyoshifs order in 1590.
The waniguchi drum is carved with a purpose of rebuilding of the temple.

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