Hida Province

Hida Province
Location of Hida Province.

Hida Province

Hida Province (飛騨国) was an old Province of Japan, located in what is now Gifu Prefecture.1

The Yōkai known as the Satori is said to dwell in this Province.2

Footnotes

1. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.
2. Yoda, H. and Alt, M. (2016) “Japandemonium: Illustrated: The Yokai Encyclopaedia of Toriyama Sekien.”. New York: over Publications, Inc.

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