Cultural Properties

公開日 2021年11月12日

The cultural properties are our invaluable assets, which have been nurtured, protected and inherited ever since they were created up to now through the long history of our country.

The cultural properties include structures such as temples and shrines, sculptures (Buddhist statues), pictures, archives, festivals (folk events), ruins, precious animals and plants, and also the skills to protect them.

In Isehara, we have 65 national, prefectural and municipal designated cultural properties, 10 national registered cultural properties and 4 municipal registered cultural properties.

The cultural properties in Isehara city

Shishi-gashira (Lion’s Head) kept in Hojo-bo has been designated as a national important cultural property (a tangible cultural property) and also prefectural important cultural property (a tangible folk cultural property).

Important Cultural Properties Designated by the Japanese Government(12items)

List of Important Cultural Properties Designated by the Japanese Government(12itemns)
Category Name Number of designations Location Date of designation
Structures ZUSHI(miniature shrine)in the old main hall of Hojo-bo Temple 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 25,1968
StructuresStructuresStructuresStructuresStructures Main Hall of Hojo-bo Temple 1 Hojo-bo TempleHojo-bo Temple,Hinata Dec 26,1994
Sculptures Wooden Images of Yakushi Nyorai and the Two Attendants(the Healing Buddha Triad) 3 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 7,1900
Sculptures Seated Image of Amida Nyorai(Amitabha Buddha),made of wood 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 24,1925
Sculptures Seated Statue of Yakushi Nyorai(the Healing Buddha),made of wood 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 5,1917
Sculptures Standing Images of Nikko,Gakko Bodhisattvas,made of wood 2 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 24,1925
Sculptures Standing Statues of SHITENNO(the Four Heavenly Kings),made of wood 4 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 24,1925
Sculptures Standing Statues of Jyuni Shinsho(Twelve Divine Generals),made of wood 12 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 24,1925
Sculptures Iron Images of Fudo Myo-o(Acalanatha)and Two Child Acolytes 3 Oyama-dera Temple,Oyama August 17,1928
Sculptures Lion Heads,made of wood 2 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata August 17,2016
Applied crafts Bronze Bell with a date inscription of December 15,1340 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata April 24,1925
Historic sites Stone-Age Dwelling Sites at Hachimandai,Isehara 2 Higashi-otake・Hachimandai December 28,1934

Important Cultural Properties Designated by Kanagawa Prefecture(14items)

List of Important Cultural Properties Designated by Kanagawa Prefecture(14items)
Category Name Number of designations Location Date of designation
Paintings Votive Picture of Beauties painted in colors on a wooden board by Utagawa Kunitsune 1 Kami-kasuya Hibita Shrine,Koyasu November 4,1960
Sculptures Seated Image of Fudo Myo-o(Acalanatha),made of wood 1 Oyama-dera Temple,Oyama November 22,1984
Sculptures Standing Images of Jyuni Shinsho(the Twelve Divine Generals),made of wood 12 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata February 14,2006
Applied crafts Uzuramika Pottery 1 Sannomiya Hibita Shrine,Sannomiya August 17,1956
Applied crafts Bronze Bell 1 Takabeya Shrine,Shimokasuya December 2,1969
Applied crafts Brocade Banners and Chest of Hojo-bo 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata February 15,1980
Applied crafts Bronze Bell of Yasaka Shrine 1 Yasaka Shrine,Numame February 13,1990
Intangible Folk Cutural Properties Yamato-mai Dance and Miko-mai Dance of Oyama Afuri Shrine Oyama Afuri Shrine,Oyama December 22,1953
Tangible Folk Cutural Properties Lion Heads,made of wood 2 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata November 1,1955
Tangible Folk Cutural Properties Big Drum 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata November 1,1955
Natural Monuments the big camphor tree in Daifuku-ji precinct Daifuku-ji Temple,Isehara May 10,1955
Natural Monuments Two Cedar Trees of Hojo-bo Temple Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata November 1,1955
Natural Monuments Primeval Forest of Mt.Oyama Oyama Aza Afuriyama October 15,1966
Natural Monuments Temple Forest of Hinata Yakushi Hinata Aza Hinatayama February 8,1991

Cultural Properties Designated by Isehara City(39items)

List of Cultural Properties Designated by Isehara City(39items)
Category Name Number of designations Location Date of designation
Structures Belfry of Hojo-bo Temple  1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata February 5,1982
Structures Tahoto(Stupa),made of stone 1 Fusai-ji Temple,Shimokasuya February 5,1982
Structures Saito Family House 1 Saito Family,Sannomiya April 30,1988
Structures Stone Monuments of the Middle-Ages in Kushihashi(said to be dedicated to Zenba Taro) 1 Kushihashi Aza Nishimachi April 26,2005
Structures Five-Tiered Stone Monument at Fuchinokami,Hinata 1 Hinata Aza Huchinokami April 26,2005
Paintings Portrait of Ota Dokan 1 Daiji-ji Temple,Shimokasuya May 25,1977
Paintings Picture Scroll of the Origin of Johotsugan-ji Temple 3 Johotsugan-ji Temple,Hinata June 28,1978
Paintings the rough sketch made by Asaoka Kojo 1set Asaoka Family,Oyama February 5,1982
Sculptures Shakyamuni Nirvana Statue 1 Nehan-ji Temple,Oyama May 25,1977
Sculptures Koma Inu(Guardian Lion-dogs),made of wood 2 Sannomiya Hibita Shrine,Sannomiya May 25,1977
Sculptures Woodblock of Fudo-son,attributed,to Myotaku 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata October 31,1978
Sculptures Statues of Kongo Rikishi or Ni-o(Deva Kings) 2 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata February 5,1982
Sculptures Seated Statue of Sho Kannon(Avalokitesuvara Bodhisattva),made of wood 1 Daiji-ji Temple,Shimokasuya October 10,2000
Sculptures Seated Statue of Yakushi Nyorai(the Healing Buddha),made of wood 1 Shoko-ji Temple,Zenba October 23,2000
Sculptures Wooden Seated Statue of Pindola Bharadvaja(Binzuru Sonja) 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata October 23,2018
Ancient Documents Old Documents of Koinaba Village 1set Koinaba Children's Center,Koinaba February 5,1982
Ancient Documents the Document with the Seal of Hojo Gennan 1 Sekiun-ji Temple,Hinata October 23,2018
Archaeological Artifacts Artifacts from Tonoyama Kofun(Tumulus) 1set Sannomiya Hibita Shrine,Sannomiya February 5,1982
Archaeological Artifacts Gilt Bronze Ring decorated with a Carved Dragon to be attached to the hilt of a sword 1 Sannomiya Hibita Shrine,Sannomiya February 5,1982
Archaeological Artifacts Artifacts Excavated from Oneyama Tumulus 1set Sannomiya Hibita Shrine,Sannomiya April 30,1988
Archaeological Artifacts Artifacts Excavated from Rachimen Tumulus 1set Sannomiya Hibita Shrine,Sannomiya April 30,1988
Tangible Folk Cultural Properties Scroll with Six Sacred Characters for Rain 1 Johotsugan-ji Temple,Hinata June 28,1978
Tangible Folk Cultural Properties the materials related to Tenaka Myo-o-taro, the shrine and temple carpenter 1set Tenaka Family Oyama March 14,1991
Intangible Folk Cutural Properties Oyama Noh & Kyogen  − Oyama Afuri-jinja Shrine,Oyama June 28,1978
Intangible Folk Cutural Properties Oyama Koma(Top)Making Skills 5 Mr.Keitaro Harima,Oyama March 28,2017
Mr.Yoshinobu Kaneko,Oyama 
Mr.Yuji Suzuki,Oyama
Mr.Seiichi Suzuki,Oyama
Mr.Sadao Kaneko,Oyama
Historic sites Site of Uesugi Mansion  − Kamikasuya ate February 27,1969
Historic sites Okuno-in(Innermost Sanctum)of Johotsugan-ji Temple  − Hinata Aza Ichinosawa February 27,1969
Historic sites Ancient Land System Site at Ichinotsubo 2 Kasakubo Aza Ichinotsubo・Shirane Aza Ichinotsubo February 27,1969
Historic sites Site of Minowa Station  − Kasakubo Aza Minowa February 27,1969
Historic sites Site of the Stone Circles and Dwellings of the Jomon period in Shimoyato  − Sannomiya Hibita Shrine,Sannomiya February 27,1969
Historic sites Tomb of Ota Dokan(at Tosho-in Temple)  − Tosho-in Temple,Kamikasuya February 27,1969
Historic sites Tomb of Ota Dokan(at Daiji-ji Temple)  − Daiji-ji Temple,Shimokasuya February 27,1969
Historic sites The Site of Okazaki Castle  − Muryo-ji Temple Okazaki February 27,1969
Historic sites Ancient Battlefield at Sanemakihara  − Nishitomioka Aza Kitasanemakihara February 27,1969
Historic sites The Site of Jogyo-ji Temple  − Sannomiya Aza Tekenouchi February 27,1969
Historic sites Precincts of Hojo-bo Temple  − Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata March 23,1973
Scenic SitesIntangible Folk Cutural Properties Hinata Gorge  − Hinata Aza Samusawa above May 2,1964
Scenic SitesIntangible Folk Cutural Properties Eight-Step Waterfall at Mt.Oyama  − Oyama Aza Oyamagawa May 2,1964
Natural Monuments Fossil Cedar  − Riberbed in Zenba Mitsusawa February 27,1969

Tangible Cultural Properties registered by the Japanese Government(10items)

List of Tangible Cultural Propertiesregistered by the Japanese Government(10items)
Category Name Number of designations Location Date of registration
Structures Main Building of Yamaguchi Family House 1 Yamaguchi Family,Kamikasuya September 2,1998
Structures Annex of Yamaguchi Family House 1 Yamaguchi Family,Kamikasuya September 2,1998
Structures Main Building of Ozawa Family House 1 Ozawa Family,Nishitomioka May 15,2007
Structures Front Gate of Ozawa Family House 1 Ozawa Family,Nishitomioka May 15,2007
Structures Wall surrounding the garden of Ozawa Family House 1 Ozawa Family,Nishitomioka May 15,2007
Structures Main Hall of Talabeya Shrine 1 Takabeya Shrine,Shimokasuya February 25,2016
Structures Woshippers'Hall and Preyer Hall of Takabeya Shrine 1 Takabeya Shrine,Shimokasuya February 25,2016
Structures(civil engineering)Intangible Folk Cutural Properties Hachidan(eight-step)Dam 1 Oyama July 23,2004
Structures(civil engineering)Intangible Folk Cutural Properties Motodaki Dam 1 Oyama July 23,2004
Structures(civil engineering)Intangible Folk Cutural Properties Fukuromachi Dam 1 Oyama July 23,2004

Tangible Cultural Properties registered by the Isehara city(4items)

List of Tangible Cultural Properties registered by Isehara city(4items)Tangible Cultural Propertiesregistered by the Japanese Government(10items)
Category Name Number of designations Location Date of registration
Tangible Folk Cultural Properties Oyama-michi signposts 14

539,Shimoochiai and vicinity(Naganuma Intersection)

2-1,Kamiya and vicinity

87,Higashitomioka and vicinity

4938,Okazaki and vicinity

1141-2,Kamikasuya and vicinity

1141-2,Kamikasuya and vicinity

431,Kushihashi and vicinity

1691,Hinata and vicinity(Shirahige Shrine,Hinata)

1691,Hinata and vicinity(Shirahige Shrine,Hinata)

2288-1,Koinaba(Hachiman Shrine)

2467,Koinaba(Araya Community Center )

1198,Higashiotake(Komyo-in Temple)

518,Godo(Kokage Shrine)

1273,Sannomiya(Noman-ji Temple)

March 28,2017

October 23,2016(addition)

Intangible Folk Cutural Properties the event of lighting Oyama Lantern 6

‘the event of lighting Oyama Lantern’ by Shimonomachi Preservation Society

‘the event of lighting Oyama Lantern’ by Nakanishi Preservation Society

‘the event of lighting Oyama Lantern’ by Yasakamae Preservation Society

‘the event of lighting Oyama Lantern’ by Ota Preservation Society

Kita-takamori Oyama Lantern Preservation Society

Senzu Oyama Lantern Preservation Ko (Group)

March 28,2017
Intangible Folk Cutural Properties Shigi-nobori at Hojo-bo, the ritual performed by a mountain ascetic 1 Hojo-bo Temple,Hinata March 28,2017
Historical MaterialIntangible Folk Cutural Properties the Blue-eyed Friendship Doll 1 Oyama Elementary School October 23,2018