Many pregnant women come in easy delivery prayer
Wife, Masako of Yoritomo Minamoto was born as the eldest daughter of Tokimasa Hojo on this ground in 1157 (Hogen 2). At that time, what took water of first bath is informed with this well. In the whole area of the northern foot of Moriyama, the Horikoshi Imperial Palace was made with mansion trace of Hojo later. Water of this well said that there was miracle for easy delivery from tradition of Masako Hojo and gave pregnant woman until late years. In addition, it became drinking water of nearby inhabitants because this well did not soak in muddy water at the time of Kano River typhoon of 1958.
|Facility name: Place of nun general, Masako Hojo first bath (amashogun, hojomasakoubuyunochi)
Address: 23, Jike, Izunokuni-shi
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