Mr. Higurashi was the late son of Grandpa and Grandma Higurashi, husband of Mrs. Higurashi, father of Kagome and Sōta, and posthumous father-in-law to Inuyasha.


He proposed to Mrs. Higurashi by the sacred tree after they had a fight.[1] He died in a car accident before Sōta Higurashi was born, and the rest of the family moved to Higurashi shrine.[2]


  • He never makes a physical appearance in the series.


Higurashi (日暮)
Characters GrandpaGrandmaMr. HigurashiMama HigurashiSōta HigurashiKagome HigurashiBuyoInuyashaMoe HigurashiTowa HigurashiMorohaMei Higurashi
Locations Higurashi shrineSacred TreeHouseStorehouseWellhouse
Items Mermaid scaleMummified kappa handSacred sutrasShikon Jewel keychainsSō'unga
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