Kihara Stone Statues is located in Usuki. Use our Usuki trip planner to arrange your visit to Kihara Stone Statues and other attractions in Usuki.
Create an itinerary including Kihara Stone Statues
Kihara Stone Statues Reviews
臼杵石仏群のすぐ近くにある満月寺の境内に、下半身が土に埋もれた阿形仁王像と吽形仁王像があります。ウルトラマンのような目玉のユーモラスな表情です。説明書きによれば、鎌倉時代から室町時代の頃に造立されたと推定されるとのことでした。 more »In the precincts of Manzuki-ji Temple, which is located right next to the Usuki stone Buddha group, there is a statue of Agata Nio and a statue of Nio Kugata, whose lower body is buried in the soil. It is a humorous expression of the eyeball like Ultraman. According to the description, it is estimated that it was built from the Kamakura period to the Muromachi period.
日本を代表する国宝臼杵石仏と同じエリアに満月寺と言うお寺があります。 その満月寺の南側にある一対の仁王像を木原石仏と言います。 これほどユニークな表情・体形の仁王像は初めてです。ユニークなのか恐いのかも分かりませんが、小さくてもインパクトは満点です。 仁王門とか、台の上に乗っかってるわけでなく、地面に建っているように見えましたが、近づいてよく見ると地面に建っているわけではなく、下半身が地中に埋ま... more »There is a temple called Full Moon Temple in the same area as the National Treasure Usuki stone Buddha, which represents Japan. A pair of Nio statues on the south side of the Mangetsu-ji Temple is called the Kihara Stone Buddha. This is the first time i have ever seen a unique image of Nio. I don't know if it's unique or scary, but even if it's small, the impact is perfect. It was not on the niogate or the table, but it seemed to be standing on the ground, but when you look closer and look closely, it's not standing on the ground, and the lower body is buried in the ground...
Build a planTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
See all ›
Side trips from Usuki
Hidden gems in Usuki
See all ›
Nearby attractions in Usuki
Plans to Kihara Stone Statues by other users
57 days in Usa BY A USER FROM INDIA December, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Oita Prefecture BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Takachiho-cho BY A USER FROM THAILAND October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 36 days in Usa BY A USER FROM INDIA August, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Usa BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Usa BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium