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Mt. Miwa, Sakurai

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  • From the foot of University you can enjoy views of the Matcha. Round I and make a tour around the village that is recommended. Especially the best sunset view. However please note time limit so if you visit Mt. Miwa-Yama. Of course three-wheeled mountain climbing cult in the photos strictly prohibited.
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  • Has been since ancient times for the primitive faith (natural worship) at the Mt. Miwa-Yama and and theories have their beginnings. And there were political forces representing the islands of Japan, enters the Kofun period, and made big mounds and in the foothills, to focus on this region, namely the Yamato administration early three-wheeled power (dynasty) are considered. lined by large mounds of 200-300 m, which is 10th Emperor (Andon mountain burial mounds), Emperor of the 12th (Shibu 谷向 tumulus) of suggested further chopstick Tomb tumulus (hashihakakofunn), Queen of yamataikoku appear "Wajin, Himiko's grave does not and there are tombs. "Shil", as the three-wheeled mountain legend in Sakurai, Nara Prefecture is three-wheeled Myojin shrine, the big game Chief God (currently omiwa-Jinja shrine) of legend are put. The Mt. Miwa-Yama is a mountain God shrine, Kannabi. You need to comply with the rules below when viewed. It sucks to worship looking up Mt. Miwa-Yama, when viewed without having to visit from the sanctuary of the shrine. Going to direct worship mount Miwa shrine, but the main shrine, the object of worship at the shrine.
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  • You can climb up from narrow-Daijingu shrine next to the Sai. However, the object of mountain so make sure the reception finished sash and climb. We bring only the drinks food is no good. Noboru cult fee is 300 yen will be paid. It is a 2-hour round trip. Photography is prohibited.
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