No. of Episodes:298 episodes
Aired:Oct. 15, 1975 - Jun. 28, 1982
This story of a great man leaves an unforgettable impression on the souls of young people. Needless to say, it can play a great part in their character development.This television series depicts the pure life-style of the high Zen priest affectionately known and "Ikkyu-san" as well as his noble teachings and beautiful paintings. The program tries to present humorous and enjoyable anecdotes about him to children. The production has, in fact, been planned to serve as a good friend to children and to nourish their hearts.
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