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Statue of Lord Gamou 蒲生氏郷公像
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Statue of Lord Gamou 蒲生氏郷公像
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Sign opposing the proposal to build an airport.
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Hibarino park ひばり野
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Shingyo-in Temple belongs to the Jodo-shu Buddhist Sect. It was the Gamou clan's family temple. 信楽院
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Shingyo-in Temple 信楽院
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Mini wisteria
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Bus stop
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Unkoji Temple, famous for satsuki azaleas. 雲迎寺(さつき寺)Very many azalea bushes.
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Unkoji Temple, famous for satsuki azaleas. 雲迎寺(さつき寺)
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Shakunage or rhododendron
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Tea bushes grown organically
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Hino Station platform on the Ohmi Testudo railway. 近江鉄道 日野駅
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Hino Station on the Ohmi Railways. Old train station building built in 1916. There are plans to renovate the building.
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Hino Station on the Ohmi Tetsudo railway. Tourist info office on the right. 近江鉄道 日野駅
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Inside Hino Station at night. 日野駅
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Hino Station platform at night
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Minami Sanno Matsuri Festival is held annually on April 4 by Hieda Jinja Shrine in Okubo and Seon (大窪、清雲). 南山王の祭 Map
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Minami Sanno Matsuri Festival is like a picnic under streamers called hoinobori.
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The hoinobori are carried from the respective parishioners neighborhoods to this park next to the shrine.
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Minami Sanno Matsuri Festival. For a few hours, they gather under the hoinobori with food and drinks.
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View from Hieda Shrine.
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Minami Sanno Matsuri Festival in Hino, Shiga.
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Under a hoinobori, made of bamboo strips wrapped with paper and attached with paper flowers, usually pink.
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Hoinobori paper flower.
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Hieda Shrine
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Hieda Shrine
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Hieda Shrine 日枝神社
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Inside Hieda Shrine 日枝神社
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Wedded trees at Hieda Shrine
 
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