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Statue of Musashibo Benkei

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Statue of Musashibo Benkei
All Japanese have heard the children's song Kyo no Gojyo no Hashi no Ue.
In Tanabe city, there are statues of "Musashibo Benkei", as it is his home town.
There are a number of historic items associated with Benkei in front of the Tanabe city hall, including the Benkei pine, Benkei's stone bench and the well were the infant Benkei was bathed.

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Tanabe City: Historical sites
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