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The Establishment of Zokumyoin (続命院), and it's Financial Base
Zokumyoin is a weary travelers lodging what was established by Minemori Ono (小野岑守). I intend to study, in this paper, the reason for the establishment and financial base. When Minemori started to assume change in the Dazaifu (大宰府 Kyusyu regional office) Vice-Minister (大宰大弐), Saikaido (西海道 ancient name of Kyusyu) provincial governorment's business was delayed by misgovernment of The Central Government, and the region was devastated by annual failed and espidmic. The expressly point out is the wretched life of travelers who were remainingin Dazaifu Capital for official business. Minemori tried to solve the matters by the establishment of Zokumyoin. Financial base of Zokumyoin was the cultivated area what was abandoned by annual failed. The place name 'Zokumyoin', there's few in Kyusyu, is derived from this area.