Shikoku Pilgrimage / Ohenro

Henro Day 5: June 25

Anan City 阿南市 → Awa-Fukui 阿波福井→ Hiwasa City 日和佐市 Temples: 23 Yakuō-ji (薬王寺) Weather: Sunny + Cloudy Travel Method: Train + Walking Distance: (+14) 17.7 A clatter of voices and footsteps outside my door wakes me up. After it dies down, I roll over and push myself up groggily. I pack my bag and put the futon […]

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Shikoku Pilgrimage / Ohenro

Henro Day 4: June 24

Anan City –> Katsuura –> Aratano –> Anan City Temples: 20(Kakurin-ji 鶴林寺), 21(Tairyuu-ji 太龍寺), 22 (Byoudou-ji 平等寺) Weather: Sunny + Cloudy Travel Method: Car + Walking + Car Distance: (+22) 17 Additional Resources: Map of Kamo-no-michi between Temples 21-23 (2016) The morning glow gradually fills my room, but I can’t shake the sleepy haze. Slowly, I feel the […]

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