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両国の歴史を知るには街の顔ともいうべき寺院から。ここには江戸時代に起こった江戸の大火の被害者慰霊碑や様々な石碑が並びます。力塚という大相撲にゆかりの石碑も象徴的です。そして有名なのが「鼠小僧次郎吉」のお墓です。参拝客の目的のほとんどはここでしょうね。動物や小鳥の慰霊碑も並ぶ境内は必見です。 more »To learn about the history of the two countries, from a temple that should be called the face of the city. There are many monuments and stone monuments to the victims of the Edo fire that occurred during the Edo period. The stone monument related to the sumo wrestling called Rikizuka is also symbolic. And the famous tomb of "Rat Kojirokichi". Most of the purposes of worshippers are probably here. The precincts, which also have monuments to animals and birds, are a must see.
両国といえば、国技館と回向院がすぐ浮かぶのですが、初めて行きました。まず大きな山門に驚き、またその先へ進むと、石碑や塔、説明板がたくさん、そして近代的なビルを目にし、シティコアの南側になる墓所部分へ。有名な鼠小僧のお墓の脇にある削り取り用の石を、削ってその粉をせっせとジップロックに入れている親子も見かけました。 更にペットの霊園もあり、その周りで餌を食べている数匹の猫ちゃんにほっこり。両国散策には... more »Speaking of both countries, the Kokugikan and The Palace of The National Institute came to mind soon, but i went there for the first time. First of all, i was surprised at the big gate, and then i went on to see a stone monument, a tower, a lot of explanatory boards, and a modern building, and went to the tomb part on the south side of the city core. I saw a parent and child who shaved a stone for shaving beside the grave of a famous rat boy and put the powder in a ziplock. In addition, there is a pet mausoleum, and it is relaxed by several cats who are eating food around it. Come and explore the two countries.
A place for those who were suffering from Tokyo’s disasters, they were all buried here, you may know more about Tokyo’s history when comes here.
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