|In front of Minami Mido
inside the green area at the east side of the Midosuji avenue
|［ Hommachi ］by Midosuji and Chuo Line
about 50m to the south
| Basyo started his hometown Iga Ueno(Mie
Prefecture), passed Nara and came over to
Osaka by way of the Kuragari mountain road
Sept, in the 7th year of Genroku(1694).
He had two disciples who played a chief role in haiku field at that time. But they did not get on very well together, so he came to Osaka to reconcile them.
He had already been ill when started but he viewed the Sumiyoshi Shrine and viewed ritual of Takaranoichi.
Later he suffered from fever and diarrhea, ill in bed at an inner room of Hanaya Jinemon's and passed away at age 51 on the evening of the 12th of October.
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