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Chidokan, Tsuruoka

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  • It is learned is located east of crane months Oka Castle in the Shonai clan from elementary school equivalent to schools. You can visit free anyone if you named lodge beside the front gate was once in the Shonai clan Onarimon. (1) it can be used around shrines (cabin put a statue of Confucius) (2) Auditorium (building where Lord non students) (3) exhibit 3 and Iruma (Lord for buildings), buildings and inside look at. Grounds, and tightly controlled curing of MOSS in particular (3) of IRIS garden is also neatly and standing, so beautiful. You can learn from exhibits Shonai clan tradition. You can directly read the old word phrases or sentences without notices in the future and learn directly from the teachings of Confucius, that focused on the students observe the talent comes fields of notice. I felt the atmosphere itself has grown, not copies of someone born ago passing. Will you go with the easy-to-take off your shoes would be better.
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  • Is a vast crane months Oka castle ruins remains intact at great town and I think deeply. The other Tower and is only at best moats remain. I visited the clan chido Museum was left in his time, so without hesitation. As soon as I set foot on the old Shonai clan feel. It is reminiscent fusuma, tatami mats, hallway, or so it was. It was a time can learn anecdotes about the old Tsuruoka domain to the Southwest war support and sympathy for team Saigo Tsuruoka, I became very happy.
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  • The scene at that time as well for the children of the Shonai clan clan has been saved. Local Commonweal organization Guide I on floats on eyes like I hear kind and positive young, Shuhei Fujisawa novel world warriors that swagger.
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