Date of Birth: May 12, 1984
City of Origin: Ichihara City, Chiba
Graduated from Anesaki-Higashi Junior High School
Graduated from Shigakukan High School
Trained in the art of Inami Wood Carving, one of the Toyama prefecture's traditional crafts
Studied under a professional Buddharupa sculptor for 5 years
Moved the atlier to Kanazawa-City, Ishikawa.
<List of Budda Statues delivered on commission from Buddhist temples>
A Kongouka-Bosatsu (the Buddhist saint of songs and dances) for Saizoin Temple in Katori-City, Chiba Pref.
A Mizunami Hannya-Butsumo (Japanese divinity embodying the perfected divine wisdom) for Iouzan Fukurakuji Temple, Yamaguchi Pref.
A Jizou Bosatsu (the Buddhist Bodhisattva, or enlightened being, characterized by its great compassion to save the damned) for Kayadasan Kannonin Choufukuji Temple, Chiba Pref.
A Mizunami Hannya Butsumo Iouzan Fukurakuji Temple, Yamaguchi Pref.
A Kousouzou (the statue of a Buddhist high priest) for Saishouji Temple, Tsu City, Mie Pref.
A Jizou-Bosatsu for Kouenji Temple, Tokyo
I craft and deliver more than 20 pieces of Buddharupas per year on commission from temples and individual clients across the nation.
My craftsmanship has thankfully been recognized internationally and today I even receive orders other than Buddha statues.
The 15th year memorial trophy for the AirAsia Grand Prix of Japan, the most renowned motorcycle race held at Twin Ring Motegi <MotoGP Moto2 Moto3>