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Hikawa Shrine, Minato

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Hikawa Shrine is a Japanese Shinto shrine in Akasaka, Tokyo, Japan. In Tokyo, it is the best known of the 59 branch shrines of the Hikawa jinja, which was designated as the chief Shinto shrine for the former Musashi province.HistoryThe shrine structures were constructed in 1730 under the patronage of Tokugawa Yoshimune. This became Yoshimune's personal shrine.
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  • It is a shrine dedicated to yamatotakernomicoto, located in the temples and shrines of Platinum. Of a long stairway of the temple invisible, gives a sense of hope. The main shrine is widely open. In contrast to positive was as good as there is green and paved surfaces.
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  • At the top of the Hill, up the stairs from the large Torii gate. Environment, on either side of the main hall side by side tatakeshi shrines of two companies and a small shrine. It is rooted in a compact area shrine.
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  • From the North-South line shirokane-Takanawa station about 3 minutes walk away. To distinguish linen hikawa shrine in Akasaka in a red slope ice shrine, Moto-Azabu, known as Platinum hikawa shrine. Went up the stairs and through the Torii shrine is located. The grounds also include tatakeshi shrine.
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  • Nice Hikawa shrine
  • Ssanoonomicot, kushinadahime, yamatotakernomicoto are enshrined.
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  • Had we attended a wedding (Shinto ceremony). It was the relatives at a modest one. Because the precinct until car parking, and wheelchair users are available for. The waiting room is very large, not wait six staff. The other was waiting at the precincts.
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  • As the guardian god of the local Shrine on new year's holidays. This shrine is, Oh yes, moved here when you have purification.
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  • Location is only 5 minutes walk from shirokane-Takanawa station. It is a small shrine. Nokyo-sho was a stamp. From the station, good access.
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