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Daifuku-ji Temple Chief Priest Hiroshi Ota: Concepts of Japanese Craftsmanship

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While working as the chief priest of Daifuku-ji Temple in Nanto City, Toyama Prefecture, Hiroshi Ota is also involved in community revitalization as the Executive Director of the Japan Folk Craft Association.
In this interview, he talks about the charms of mingei, the idea of dotoku, the history of Inami wood carvings, and more.