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Oharano Shrine, Kyoto
(3.9/5 based on 10+ reviews on the web)
Ōhorano Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in Nishikyō-ku, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.Ōhorano is dedicated to the Fujiwara tutelary kami, Amenokoyane, who was said to have assisted in the founding of the state.HistoryThe shrine became the object of Imperial patronage during the early Heian period. In 965, Emperor Murakami ordered that Imperial messengers were sent to report important events to the guardian kami of Japan. These heihaku were initially presented to 16 shrines including the Ōharano Shrine.From 1871 through 1946, the Ōhorano Shrine was officially designated one of the, meaning that it stood in the second rank of government supported shrines.
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  • When in full bloom 2-only 3 days 1000 eye cherry tree is stunning. 4/6 visited the fair on the first day of local TV coverage was coming. Oharano Jinja: shrine of the Kasuga Taisha Shrine of Nara in a similar atmosphere of the shrine.
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  • From Higashi-Mukō station of the Hankyu bus stop in 20 minutes south Kasuga. It is a 10 minutes walk from there. Precinct is famous for cherry blossoms and is visited in the beginning of March, so it seems a little early. I hope to visit according to the season of cherry blossoms now.
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  • The God of the good match. Kasuga shrine in Nara in red-painted DW. Of conscious Sarusawa pond, Koi pond. Her shrine is. If you go to the 4-1000 eye cherry blossoms were beautiful.
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  • The local deity. New year's day of the new year hope family health, to visit each year. Located at the foot of the mountain, so pure and clear the air. Landscape of the four seasons are beautiful and wonderful.
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  • From where his protection from 0 years old. Every time you go to settles down the mind. Like the new year's bonfire too warm. Return will be charged yellow noodles or dumplings.
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  • The shrine in the mountains far from downtown Kyoto. So much fresh air company was unusual. Guardian's deer, the main Takeshi jar hammered life Kasuga-zukuri in row 4, red-painted, are enshrined. Beijing is called, is like from the Kasuga Taisha Shrine, I.
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  • May be worth a look. Tea is also recommended (laughs) aunt is impressive
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  • Than I thought, I came to look forward to to visit the shrine this is great shrine. It will be full of people during this season.
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