A great priest from over a hundred years ago who became a Buddha incarnate or a saint [聖者]. His mummified body [木乃伊] was enshrined in a small shrined on Hijiri Island [聖島]. Protected Bankotsu in one of his battles with Inuyasha with his iron club [独鈷]. When he was alive, he saved many people without hesitation. Yet, even when he was sick and dying, all that the people could think off was that he couldn't help them anymore. To save the poeple, he was mummified to become a saint. People started to hope for his death. Fear, regret and a will to live appeared in his heart. Naraku appeared to understand his fears, and asked him to come away with him instead. Created a holy barrier around Mount Hakurei [白霊山] and Hijiri Island, under Naraku's request.
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That’s why I can understand your pain. It’s not your fault… They wanted you to be divine…—
|His soul was released after Kikyo had a long talk with him.
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