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Sasukeinari Shrine, Kamakura
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Sasuke Inari Shrine is a Shinto shrine in Kamakura and the site of the Hidden Village of Kamakura. It is located very near the Zeniarai Benzaiten Ugafuku Shrine.HistoryTradition holds that Sasuke Inari Shrine was created by Minamoto Yoritomo. While in exile in Izu, Yoritomo was visited in a dream by an old man from the Hidden Village of Kamakura who instructed Yoritomo of the timing to begin battling his enemies. When Yoritomo succeeded and became Shogun, he created this shrine in gratitude. An alternative to this story has an Inari Fox messenger appearing in Yoritomo's dream.According to Kamakura Historian Shimizu Ginzo, the hidden village that was adjacent to the shrine was the dwelling of a band of people that were the antecedents to the Ninja. The remoteness and easy defensibility provided the necessary seclusion to conduct their activities which included elimination of enemies of the Kamakura Shogunate.Sasukeinari Shrine is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Kamakura Edition.
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銭洗弁天から近く住宅街を入っていったところにあるため、あまり騒がないように向かいました。 鳥居と赤い旗が印象的な神社です。From-Benten went entered the residential area close to, not so much so. It is impressive shrine Torii with red flags.show original
What a marvel! While walking on the trail north of the town, found the directions to this shrine and after and adventurous descent entered this spectacular little shrine. The tiny statues of the racoo... read more »
Lugar sin dudas recomendable para visitarlo y dejarte llevar por las maravillas que te vas encontrando templos y subiendo a las escaleras hasta acceder a pequeños templos que vale la pena llegar hasta... read more »Place without a doubt recommended to visit it and let yourself be carried away by the wonders you will find temples and climbing ladders to access small temples worth worth get up to topshow original
閃光少年Located in the tourist resort, Kamakura where guests can enjoy relaxing in the atmosphere regardless of. Pace 2 minutes Torii shrine is looks very nice. Also during my visit, explore mountain behind?. You can walk comfortably while enjoying a particularly in many spring flowers and birds singing. It is recommended to go wear comfortable clothes and shoes.show original
杉浦千栄Walked in and then pray until the Buddha way. It becomes a good workout-😏show original
Sunao MIs a quiet Inari through the Red Gate group, climbed the mountain, famous for career luck UP the many worshippers come.show original
Yasuhiro kidoInari sushi, with a unique atmosphere in the vaguely atmosphere of the Otherworld. Type paste with glue what you previously wrote the nokyo-sho at the Office entrance, was a little disappointing.show original
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