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Before Ieyasu, the Hojos ruled Kanto

before the advent of the edo shogunate, the hojo clan lords are major rulers of the kanto area. at... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
ezarra101
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Alhambra, California
Master of deception!

This statue outside the Odawara railroad station is notable cuz of the ingenius trick it portrays... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2017
Quasimama
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Port St Lucie, FL
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Dec 22, 2017
“Before Ieyasu, the Hojos ruled Kanto”
Sep 2, 2017
“Master of deception!”
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1 Shiroyama, Odawara 250-0045, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

before the advent of the edo shogunate, the hojo clan lords are major rulers of the kanto area. at the back of odawara station stands this statue of hojo soun perhaps in his glorious adventures. he is known to be a master of psychological warfare...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2017

This statue outside the Odawara railroad station is notable cuz of the ingenius trick it portrays. Hojo Soun was set to invade the area from surrounding hills under cover of darkness. He tied flaming torches to the horns of his oxen (which could be seen...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

This statue was a landmark given to us by our hotel so that we could meet the hotel shuttle bus. It is big and easy to find. We like Odawara station anyway - so if you find yourself with a spare half an hour to...More

Thank WendyMcL13
Reviewed May 5, 2016

if you have a change to stop by at Odawara station, do not forget to get out the west side of the station. You will find this nice statue in front of the station. many tourist come here to take picture

Thank Erlan2013
Reviewed April 26, 2016

There is no need to go all the way to see the statue. It nothing special if you do not know the story behind this man. In general, Hojo Soun out wicked his enemies in a night battle where he tied touches to the horns...More

1  Thank sunbeamrn
Reviewed April 12, 2016

This is an impressive bronze statue of what appears to be an armored warlord atop his horse. There is no English signage at the statue to provide a proper interpretation.

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