Sabane-yama Jizodo


Sabane-yama-Jizodo is a historic temple that was established in 1709. 

Sabane-yama (Sabane-Mountain) has a beautiful piece of scenery. You will able to look Mogami-river, Chokai-zan and Gassan

About Jizo


Sabaneyama-Jizo-Bosatsu

This Jizo is famous for answering prayers for a safe childbirth. And it is known Jizo of marriage.

Toge-no-Jizo

This Jizo cure a patient and  headache.

Mizuko-Jizo

This Jizo is the guardian of children and travelers in Buddhism. 

Hotei-Osho

He is a priest. He give you wealth.

Sakai-no-Kokuzo-Bosatsu

This Jizo give you a lot of wisdom.


The Opening day and hours


  • Apr. 22 to Nov. 24 : 9:00 - 16:00
  • Jan. 1 (New Year's temple visit) : 0:00 - 16:00
  • Jan. 2, 3 : 8:00 - 16:00

Access to Sabane-yama Jizodo


  • On foot : About 20 minutes from Funagata Station (JR Ou Main Line).
  • By car : About 9 minutes from Funagata IC. (Parking lot: 100 spaces for buses and normal-size cars.)

Japan, 2981 Sakainomine, Funagata, Funagata-machi, Mogami-gun, Yamagata-ken

TEL / 0233-32-2792