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Ōyamazumi Shrine, Imabari

(4.2/5 based on 140 reviews on the web)
Ōyamazumi Shrine is located on the island of Ōmishima in the Seto Inland Sea. The shrine is dedicated to the gods who protect sailors and soldiers. Because of this, many daimyo and other military leaders have made offerings at the shrine in hopes of military success, or in thanks for victory in battle. The offerings of swords, armor, and other military equipment are now housed in the largest museum of fighting equipment used during the age of the samurai in Japan. There are items housed in the shrine which belonged to Tomoe Gozen, Minamoto no Yoritomo, founder of the Kamakura Bakufu and first shogun, and to his younger brother, Minamoto no Yoshitsune.
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  • God of mountain, sea and went by and as the God of war, the famous shrine you nice helmets for protection to the cyclist. From the bridge into the inland of the island, but in a nice uphill cycling Hashi ran. Cinnamomum camphora of the natural monument is located within the traditions and felt. But you couldn't see this in a matter of hours I could the armour of warriors of Taira beginning with, sorry.
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  • Greater integration is in the middle of the spacious grounds, 2,600-year-old. Very big and clean. Cannot visit the Museum in a matter of hours but it was a thoroughly impressive shrine alone.
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  • What was dedicated here a lot of armor which is listed with the important cultural property of Japan seems to be. (The story of local residents) is a Shinto shrine, God of the sea, and are interested in the history of the Navy and Navy, Heike at shrine and you want to. Decorated with long large Katana Sword of dedication for the game to come out! Worth seeing.
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  • Nice shrine but nothing too spectacular except having one of the oldest trees in Japan.
  • I had heard stories from a friend, I want to go again. "Oyamazumi shrine, really feels good and healed. Power spot is the tiredness of the body like.
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  • Yamazumi shrine (oyamazumi shrine) in the national headquarters. Dedicated to the great mountain God as the God of war drew admiration from the Imperial Court, warlord. The tale of Genji and his warriors dedicated to armour. This shrine contains 4% armor of Japan designated national treasures and important cultural properties.
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  • Main building area is up to 8:30 - 17:00. Not in touch. However, the natural monument of the camphor tree is very beautiful! Power spot ♫ only dolpins are seen, such as Saida is satisfied. It was pretty rough start leaning ear now.
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  • Because here the sea God in God of war old Japan Navy ship was to port to pray for victory is. Photographs the dedication that around the shrine is decorated as a votive. There is also a Maritime Museum with exhibits and not to be missed "this ship" fan site.
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