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Hiroshima Gokoku Shrine, Hiroshima
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廣島護國神社(ひろしまごこくじんじゃ)とは、広島県広島市中区にある護国神社である。概要広島城址公園内にある。祭神は第二次世界大戦までの広島県西部(旧安芸国)出身の英霊のほか、広島市への原子爆弾投下によって犠牲になった勤労奉仕中の動員学徒および女子挺身隊等など含め約9万2千柱である。毎年中国地方で最も多くの初詣客が訪れ、毎年1月1日から7日までの初詣参拝者数は50万人を超える。市の中心部に位置し交通の便が良いことから、広島市民の多くが初詣に訪れる。同県には厳島神社があるが、こちらはJR宮島連絡船もしくは宮島松大汽船を利用しないと行けないため、広島護国神社よりも少ない。また、地元プロ野球球団・広島東洋カープが必勝祈願のためチームとして参拝することでも知られている。キャンプインの1月に行われることが多い。沿革 1868年(明治元年) - 戊辰戦争に従軍して戦死した広島藩士を祀る「水草神社」として建立 1876年(明治8年) - 官祭招魂社となる。 1901年(明治34年) - 官祭広島招魂社と改称。 1934年(昭和9年) - 社殿の老朽化に伴い、西練兵場(現在の広島市民球場付近)の西端に移転。 1939年(昭和14年) - 広島護国神社と改称。 1945年(昭和20年) - 原爆により大鳥居以外は完全に破壊される。 1947年(昭和22年) - 昭和天皇の広島行幸の際、この地に奉迎場を設置。 1956年(昭和31年) - 現在地に再移転し、再建される。 1993年(平成5年) - 今上天皇御大典記念事業として現在の社殿などが建立される。 2009年(平成21年) - 拡張工事を全竣功した。
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  • CARP nokyo-sho book! Today's photo of Temple of carp, increase the tension.
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  • During the Hiroshima Castle. On the site and prayed. It seems to shrines loved by the citizens of Hiroshima. Players of month - well come, but elsewhere I don't really understand.
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  • It is a shrine to visit CARP player and coach. To 11/2016 and visit to victory, your photos were on display. There were several family shrine is visited during the week have been visited to 753.
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  • Beautiful shrine
  • Not very special. Near the castle.
  • Around the building, including in very clean and is a major Shinto shrine. Mimics the appearance of the Zodiac and Zodiac mikuji here is little Doll (? ) Of such unusual shape thought, housed in. Tofu ice cream sold at kiosks near the good, so is recommended.
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  • Shrine & Temple Tour via! So there were a lot of people, but it was a weekday, w Hiroshima Castle right next to join us!
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  • Was going to play well when I was a kid. It is a beautiful building.
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