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Kogane Shrine, Gifu

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Kogane Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in the city of Gifu, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. First built in 135, it has long been considered a place to pray for financial blessings. Because it is located near the city center, approximately 150,000 worshippers visit the shrine over the three-day New Year's period. On April 5, the shrine hosts the Gifu Festival with Inaba Shrine and Kashimori Shrine. The nearby Kogane Hall can be used as a communications place for the citizens of the city.HistoryThe shrine was destroyed by the Mino-Owari earthquake in 1891, and was rebuilt 14 years later in 1905. However, it was again destroyed in 1945 during air raids during World War II, and was again rebuilt in 1958. The current structure was built in 1988.Enshrined godThe Nunoshihime-no-mikoto goddess is worshipped here. She is the wife of the Inishiki-Irihiko-no-mikoto god (Inaba Shrine) and the mother of the Ichihaya-no-mikoto god (Kashimori Shrine). Because of the relationship between their three gods, these three shrines have a very close relationship.Kogane ParkKogane Park is a large park located to the south of Kogane Shrine. The park holds the Gifu City Culture Center, an old street car that used to run through the city, a children's play area, and other features.
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  • July 26, 2017
    Golden shrine in Golden Park next to bian, promote JR Gifu station along the straight line approximately 15 minutes and went to Prada, the shrine is not too big, there is one golden Torii, compared with red-colored Torii 較 because special.
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  • July 2, 2017
    Honestly evaluate the shrine, it also scores not play it. It's not particularly unusual architectural style. Just say the name is good. In the it area is pedestrian-friendly area.
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  • May 26, 2017
    Located in town walked back to JR Gifu station 10 minutes Kim China bridges Street. Main deities are enshrined in the Inaba shrine, the shrine was built in the age of nearly 1900 years ago no. 13 seimu "50 Michelle Yeoh laid on Mikoto (to inbetween a plane only)" the Princess in "Jun noshi Ehime life (kaburanu and Hime Mikoto)" with that. From history and contributed to Foundation of the city of Gifu, while a memorial service here was the regrettable death of husband and develop the town with private property, industrial prosperity, luck, and good luck, the blessing is. Kano mountain range in kashimori shrine, son of a between the two of you "city Hayao lives (ASU no Yoichi and AX only)" will be enshrined INA wave and forest fee of sansha has ties there. Red walls and built in Showa current shrine, so have been renovated in March, so permeated my eyes and I saw enough like the name of the shrine main shrine, the dazzling Golden Gate.
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  • July 12, 2017
    Guardian who cool, green Golden wind wind will blow. I think there certainly enjoy nokyo-SHO of the golden days.
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  • June 9, 2017
    Feel the Golden Gate looks inviting me luck. It is a beautiful red shrine.
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  • February 14, 2017
    If you get stumped for money, go shrine. It was a good shrine.
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  • May 17, 2017
    It's not Kim (Kim) shrine's Gold-kogane shrine. Torii gate next to the Dogwood trees are blooming beautifully. One of Tinseltown.
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  • May 15, 2017
    It is a small shrine in the city. It is a God of luck. Inari shrines.
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