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Suitengu Shrine, Chuo

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Find a place of calm and reverence during a visit to Suitengu Shrine, a Shinto shrine spiritually connected to conception and safe childbirth. Built on this spot in 1871, having originally been constructed in Kurume, Fukuoke, the shrine was erected in the grounds of a family's mansion. Today the shrine stands as the last remnant of the site. Expectant mothers and couples hoping to conceive make special pilgrimages to the shrine to pray to deities and spirits associated with childbirth. Make Suitengu Shrine a centerpiece of your Tokyo vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Tokyo itinerary builder.
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  • Visited during a walk around of the area. It was busy on Sunday but easy to walk around and take in the sites. I did't see anything written in English so look it up before you go to get some of the hi...  more »
  • Suitengu Shrine which is supposed to be a power spot that facilitates childbirth continues its popularity for obvious reasons. Even in today´s Japan children are born, and mothers pray for an easy bir...  more »
  • Above the busy street the light wood of this shrine stands out. Sitting iin a modern architectural setting, the stairs to it are hidden to the right, ground level. Did not have time to figure out the ...  more »
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  • 🚇 Asakusa line Ningyo-Cho station then gathered to prevent came with a cobbled road Suitengu was discreetly placed shade lamp-shaped streetlights, tree-lined steel. Is the original guardians were Kurume feudal Lord ARIMA House mansion in maritime safety, why it's God. It was also to visit pre-war oiran gang had a God of the entertainment business. Some sexy atmosphere also in the air. Looking at God Temple [patience is hard. But its fruit is sweet.. Rousseau ". Wont quite convincing expectant pregnant woman, isn't it?!? Suitengu Shrine at the entrance there is a candy world Hall. Sells the corner lemonade candies and soybean flour ball, store, Grandma dig pearls to address and name tags.
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  • Renovation work is over, I said beautiful or modern? Nowadays (? ) Of the shrine. Not feeling atmosphere is good condition light. Barrier-free is a welcome to visitors. Stamp is 500 yen with a bag of small grains. In Tokyo 8 lucky tour and Japan bridge shichifukujin done overcame!
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  • No stiff delectation of what to offer "blessings", industrial products, not yet reinforced concrete made of isolated modern building only. It otocari the pouch stuffed with granulated sugar or more avocados bananas?. No "blessing". Became clean toilet as other people have written, and also which is good Elevator equipment and terms of those of shrine where it may?
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  • Able to lift vantage to the front right of the Suitengu Shrine precincts.  It was said that baby carriage who also use the priest. Suitengu station elevators. Get up by elevator from the station is safe.  Was also the station stairs, not come in a broad way. In the Hall before a nice toilet.  Child seats are available and easy to use.  I would eat no food around, so eat at Ningyo-Cho.  The flag of the rising-sun flag doesn't get out of jade is ashes time. Shrine in front of the photo is disrespectful to God. Please note that
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