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Hirota Shrine, Nishinomiya
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Hirota Shrine is a Shinto shrine in Nishinomiya City, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The town's name, "Nishinomiya", means "shrine of the west", and the town is named for Hirota Shrine.LocationHirota Shrine is near the bus stop for Hankyu Bus Co., Ltd. and Hanshin Bus Co., Ltd. "Hirota-Jinja-mae".from Nishinomiya-kitaguchi Station (Hankyu Kobe Line)Hankyu Bus Route 12 (for Kotoen)from JR West Nishinomiya Station (JR Kobe Line)Hankyu Bus Route 11 (for Kotoen)from Hanshin Nishinomiya Station (Main Line)Hanshin Bus Yamate Loop (counterclockwise, via Nishinomiya-Shiyakusho-mae)HistoryHirota Shrine is one of three shrines which, according to Nihon Shoki, a historical epic chronicle, was established by the Empress Jingū in the 3rd century. According to legend, Amaterasu, Goddess of the Sun, and arguably the most important kami in Shinto, spoke to the Empress and declared that she and the other gods of Japan must be enshrined in Hirota, Nagata, Ikuta, and Sumiyoshi. The Empress Consort did as commanded, and then achieved her political ambitions.
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  • Is a broad name street shrine, because getting there is unknown to Nishinomiya return near the bus stop location. Torii gate between two pillars sacred form. It is less people fall rains and good atmosphere. Shrine's historic 2-digit long also says the shrine here in shrines throughout Japan 70000 counting from the top. Want to come in different seasons.
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  • Japan Chronicles have written that the Foundation of the company. Departure to the God effort Empress's 三韓 subjugation, and oracles of Amaterasu, wakon protect Emperor's rough guide ships as the vanguard said. They murder Prince (later Emperor Ōjin) Ninja bear is in the God effort Empress and hungry during the absence of the Empress and was ambushed by Akashi. After the battle, home God effort Empress did you know that the Quaternary detour in the Kitan Strait, aimed at the port of Naniwa. But had not the Naniwa port in front of the ship in the sea around. There was headed to the port of Hyogo and look for the divine goddess Oracle. "Put the rough near the Imperial Palace is not good. Hirota country to put better "and. Therefore Empress, the roughness spirit Amaterasu enshrined in the parcel nekodake daughter Hayama Ehime. This is on Hirota shrine was built. That Nagata shrine, Sumiyoshi Taisha and Ikuta shrine, which honours the Oracle from the God, done each shrine ensconced. Then lightly moving the ship was able to get rid of the Ninja bear. Received the Imperial Court than devout reverence, "Engi-book ' in the columns on the Meishin shrine, is one of the 22 companies were often provide Envoy dispatched. And Shinto gods of Shirakawa family relationship is deeper than the late Heian period, alternating every to had visited the company. In the middle ages and worshipped as a God of poetry, shetou held our several times. Was enshrined Hirota mountains in the West until gutted by bombing in 1945, and moved from current Nishiyama area, originally located at the foot of Mt. kabutoyama high 隈原 was constructed near the Mitarai River after the flood because the 0/1724 (1724). After the war, moved to the East of its current location. The price column to possessions as shrine to 0/1871 (1871) (first in the Hyogo Prefecture. The Izanagi shrine in 1931 price column). Once "toward Tsu peaks" and called Rokko mountain climbing is the original that was Hirota shrine was. Rokko shrine deities from ancient times to the Rokko mountain shrine (engage mountain shrine stone heirloom = current sessha Hirota shrine) and Rokko ratio shrine (engage Princess shrine) is considered former Ikari. Rokko ratio shrine, India brought monk 法道仙人 taika innovators around, as well as the Heart Sutra and cloud months rocks near okunoin karato (karao) of tamon Kichijoji (Kita-ku, Kobe) (Buddha's bishamonten, laksmi and Zen 膩 nurse child) and by.   Shake Township mountains at the foot of Rokko Shandong said Hirota shrine priest house owned in the Cambrian. 昭和 10 年 to air raids destroyed the shrine, unlawfully old shrine of Ise Jingu Shrine ARA Festival Palace, which was completed in 0/1956 is the main building. 0/2001 celebrated its ensconced 1800 joy section. Hirota shrine to shrines, was called even Goong (Nishinomiya) in a shrine in the highway on the aims at the western direction from that. Goong is after Hirota shrine shingō region (from the eastern part of Kobe City, the current from the western part of Amagasaki City) was indicated in the provinces Hirota shrine muko Taisha village, Ebisu, Inc. (currently, Nishinomiya shrine) Nishinomiya City and currently contained in Nishinomiya municipality merger. No baby!, I in Hirota's method, South Beach Palace, said that its original nangū Jinja Nishinomiya shrine from Nishinomiya shrine is famous I think.
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  • Here is Hanshin Baseball Club always pray for victory to pray is famous. That comes from things and why not say "God effort Empress" is our first overseas tour celebrates winning his first. Also same Nishinomiya Jinja (ebisusann) is a branch company said. * Then from even the origin of the name of the nomya from Kyoto this wide rice field God company and other shrines along the Western route is called "Palace of the West" with Beijing and from Nishinomiya City now could. And Hirota shrine is a shrine that history is deep. "Goddess of victory"
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  • Go to cleanse and always wears his Juju. Wakimizu there is very good, bring a bottle, I got. Wakimizu there is so much power spot and I'm staying there, cool the air is different.
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  • Precincts separated from the residential area, or you'll be in the wee hours of a winter air is keenly felt by the long approach and forest life feeling and quietness, history to advance step by step and the main shrine by the mind is washed in the solemn atmosphere is from 三韓 history. Morning, priest and Shrine precincts, which in turn had wheel is had. Glimpses of the faith, and is not in the cold at the end of the year, from local residents after it visits in the intently.
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  • I think if I visited, Hirota Park behind the city once more and more enjoyable.
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  • Was feeling normal? Freshness was great
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