The nearest station of Hachimangu Shrine, which is related to Ryowa.
In commemoration of the ceremonial ceremony of “Saokurei Seiden”, there is a substation named “Ryowa no Sato” at the nearest station of “Sakamoto Hachimangu Shrine” in Dazaifu, Fukuoka Prefecture, which is related to “Rewa”. It was attached.
The name of the substation is “Tofuromae Station”, the nearest station to Sakamoto Hachimangu Shrine in Dazaifu City, which is related to “Ryowa”.
It was named by the West Japan Railway in commemoration of the “Imperial Reform Hall” on the 22nd.
The unveiling ceremony was attended by the Mayor of Okura Oda, Dazaifu City, and a new sign with the word “Ryowa no Sato” was shown on the white cloth.
The new signage is an image of the Manyo-shu, which was the source of Ryowa.
After the ceremony, the station users were presented with Dazaifu's specialty “Umegae-an”, celebrating the imperial throne.
Hideaki Shozaki, General Manager of the Railway Division of West Japan Railway, said, “I want to make many tourists come and make Dazaifu a nationwide tourist destination.”