The temple enshrines Yakushi Nyorai, known as the Buddha who saves people from illness, injury, and other suffering. In particular, the dumplings served on the...
Observe, Create, and Taste in Atsugi City
There is a Buddhist temple in Tsumada Yakushi that enshrines Bhaisajyaguru (buddha able to cure all ills), which was rebuilt in 1758 (Horeki 8) after it was destroyed during the Battle of Mimasetoge in 1569 (Eiroku 12). It has Japan’s biggest Shinto talisman (ofuda) on display.
Glass blowing experience: 3,675 yen Time required: around 20 minutes Tombodama (glass beads) experience: 2,100 yen Time required: around 30 minutes Sandblast...
Soul food unique to Atsugi where you can try fresh pork from the city's abattoir. Carefully prepared offal is addictive once you try it!