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Shasui Falls is a waterfall on the Tanzawa River in Yamakita, Ashigarakami District Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.The Shasui Falls is located in the precincts of Saishō-ji, a Buddhist temple, and has been used by yamabushi and Buddhist clergy for takegyo purification ceremonies, where participants stand underneath the fall, allowing the water to strike their head and upper body.The Shasui Falls drops in three separate plunges with a total height of 90 meters. The upper falls has a height of 69 meters, the middle falls has a height of 16 meters and the lower has a height of 29 meters. The falls are mentioned as the Shasui Falls in the Shin-Sagamikuni Fudoki of 1841, but have been known since at least the late Heian period. During the early Kamakura period, the famed monk Mongaku is said to have spent one hundred days in meditation and austerities at this waterfall, and the temple of Saishō-ji has an image of Fudo Myoo called the "Waterfall Fudō", which it attributes to Mongaku.The Shasui Falls is listed as one of "Japan’s Top 100 Waterfalls", in a list published by the Japanese Ministry of the Environment in 1990. It is also one of the “50 Scenic Spots of Kanagawa Prefecture” in a 1979 listing published by the Kanagawa Prefecture Tourism Association.See Shasui Falls and all Ashigarakami-gun has to offer by arranging your trip with our Ashigarakami-gun itinerary maker .
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御殿場線に乗り、山北駅からぶらぶら旧Ｒ２４６を谷峨方面に歩いて途中Ｒ２４６を渡り・・・約５０分かかりました。入口の目立つ看板に名水百選、かながわの景勝百選、日本の滝百選と書いてありました。これは利益がありそうに思えました。橋から観ると水量たっぷり水が流れていました。道筋も道標がキチント整備され分かりやすい。 途中休憩場所もあり、たっぷり森林浴も楽しめます。パワーを感じました。（水の音に癒されます... more »Take the Gotemba line mountain from North Station rambling old R246 Valley School District on the way over the R246,... took about 50 minutes. Signs prominently at the entrance to foxes, one of the best scenic spots of Kanagawa, Japan shrine was written. It seemed likely to have interests. Water Watch from the bridge and had plenty of flowing water. Path maintained chitin to the easy-to-understand. Along the way and places to rest and enjoy the forest. I felt the power. (Soothing sound of water. ) And Dharma's stone is located. Happy Dharma was written. Want to taste it is like notes, purified hand degree next spring water was gushing out. And finally went to Ray white waterfall. From the bridge of the waterfall was permitted. Surface incised by pure white falls, was a welcome antidote. Description of signs, this waterfall is like stage, hundreds of individual choice is natural, selling an upgrade to the interest of the Kanagawa Prefecture, it looks good and friendly. I love say natural power spots. Falls Festival on the fourth Sunday of July (7/23) drinking water and want to visit.
酒匂川の支流、滝沢川から流れ落ちる洒水の滝。 落差69m、「日本の滝百選」に選ばれ、またその水は「 全国名水百選」に選ばれている名瀑だそうです。 色々な方々が大きなペットボトルに名水を汲みに来ていました。 何かパワーを感じる名爆です。 more »Falling from the sakawa River, Takizawa River shasui falls. 69 m, "Japan falls was chosen, also seems water's famous"one nation"has been selected. Came to the various people draw water in large plastic bottles. This is the name bakugan feel power or something.
Definitely worth going to see when you are in the area. Free parking if you go over the little bridge and to the right. Easy to access and there was a little vegetable market set up, which was nice. Y... more »
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