Wish Upon 8000 Daruma Dolls! Setsubun Festival With Many Daruma


Hourin-ji Temple (Daruma Temple)

The reason for the name 'Daruma Temple', over 8000 various daruma are installed in the precinct. Its Setsubun festival is well-known, it's the custom for people to put the wish charms on daruma on theses days. The last day, the daruma is covered with many charms and becomes white!