|Anime||Naruto Shippūden Episode #58|
|Appears in||Anime and Manga|
Bansai is an elderly man with a long white beard. He also wears the typical ninja monk uniform.
Hidan and Kakuzu Arc
When Asuma Sarutobi and his team went to the temple to gather information on Akatsuki, Bansai, worried about Asuma and his team's well-being, said a prayer. This made Asuma go into a trance and see the spirit of his dead comrade Chiriku. Bansai is currently retired.
- ↑ Third Databook, page 189