Japan Heritage SiteThree Mountains of Dewa

24Mt. Yudono Shrine (Former Dainichiji Temple)

Yudonosan Jinja (Kyu-Dainichiji)

Mt. Yudono Shrine is located at the Ōisawa entrance, one of the Happō Nanakuchi entrances. St. Dōchi built the pilgrimage path called “the Dōchi path” to Dainichiji temple during the Oei era (1394-1427), and it is said to have become very popular among worshippers from Kantō, Fukushima, and the Okitama region.