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Hiyoshi Taisha, Otsu
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Hiyoshi Taisha shrine is a Shinto shrine located in Ōtsu, Shiga, Japan. This shrine is one of the Twenty-Two Shrines.The West Hall of Worship and the East Hall of Worship have been designated by the Agency for Cultural Affairs as National Treasures in the category shrines. This shrine heads the seventh largest shrine network in Japan, at about 4,000 shrines.Enshrined gods Ōnamuchi ŌyamakuiHistoryHiyoshi Taisha was first recorded in Kojiki, written in the 8th century. In the Middle Ages, the Enryaku-ji temple influenced the shrine to include some Buddhist essence.The buildings of the shrine were burnt when Oda Nobunaga destroyed Enryaku-ji in 1571. The existing buildings were constructed in the last quarter of the 16th century.
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  • Starting for the purposes made pilgrimage to the Hiyoshi Taisha. And pass through the gate leading to the temple Nishi hongan-I became comfortable and refreshing feeling. Closer to, their feelings grew. But more amazing is the Higashi-honganji Temple is another. I felt power drenched Nishimoto Palace would have more body. I think should always be pilgrimage to the Higashi-honganji Temple, as well as Nishimoto Palace. Please feel you??
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  • We pay a visit to 12/5/2016. Because on that day, many of the big cavity in danger tree felling work Nishimoto Palace throughout, had been out of bounds. It was, and it takes a couple of days. Nice autumn colors. Designated cultural property gate, Higashi-honganji Temple main hall slowly, around. Wider environment stroll along and pray that it seems.
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  • I went to light up the autumn leaves. Parking fee was listed in billboard was somehow free. Was over 11-the end was so distracted, but was mysteriously lit up. That the monkey God, was the art of the monkey. It is very cute.
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  • Probably the only shrine in Japan which charges for an entrance fee. But after 4:30 pm, it is free! :D Sometimes there is an art exhibition.
  • Grand Shrine makes it convenient since it is directly connected to Kyoto via Route 47. They only charge 300 yen for the entrance.
  • Quite a large religious complex, on Mt Hie, between Kyoto and Shiga . There are 3 famous stone bridges , temples..there is also a golden rock ( catches the sun at dawn ) at the top of the mountain ..I have never made it that far ...If you go past the main hall there is also a small river with a bridge and a soba restaurant overlooking a large waterfall...nice if you want to eat with the sound of rushing water ....
  • Inspector Farida table kimon ensconced in Mt. Hiei patron, Kyoto's venerable Shinto shrine. It is a shrine Sanno faith more than 3,000 across the country. Walk from Keihan Sakamoto, entered from the West Gate. 300 yen. Environment is fairly broad, so hurry and I think Nishimoto Palace can all have just as good, and you'd like to see better access. And God the monkey in the middle. Mikoshi's privately held usually in designated. In 2016, 11, and 12 year of the monkey festival only Ikki left the shrine. Please take a look at upstream Hak Hee near there in the middle of. It is delicious. Heard from a long time ago, monks of Enryaku-ji visited here is not met. Triangular Daishi good sources customers are walking from the Dharma temple near the West Gate of the rose.
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  • Today, the Hiyoshi Taisha Shrine in Shiga Prefecture, came to visit. Older women sit and stand ago the Office on the South side, had been accepted. Appearance at that time, as she looked at the dictionary and a few seconds we close the page, give the face, or not and per person? The question after the brochure toss change 700 yen Palm lightly tossed, pass the. In this grade as a shrine and dignity you down. It is a pity that the ruthless. Incidentally through the opposite side accepting before and was put out something from women, but only content.
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