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Toga jinja, Toyokawa

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Toga Shrine is a Shinto shrine in the city of Toyokawa in eastern Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is the ichinomiya of former Mikawa Province. Located on the borderland of Aichi with Shizuoka Prefecture, the summit of Mount Hongū 782m is considered to be within the precincts of the shrine, and has a subsidiary chapel.Enshrined ''kami''The main kami of Toga Shrine is Ōkuninushi.HistoryThe origins of Toga Shrine are unknown. The shrine claims to have been founded in the Taihō period (701-704 AD) by Emperor Mommu. It is located in an area of eastern Mikawa with a favorable climate, which has been settled since at least the Jōmon period. One of the treasures of the shrine is a Yayoi period dōtaku bronze bell, possibly recovered from a burial mound in the area. The shrine is mentioned as the ichinomiya of Mikawa Province in the Engishiki records from the early Heian period. However, repeated fires and other disasters over the centuries have destroyed all of the old shrine records and buildings.
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  • Whatever God has in it. And God here is fairly high rank will and grant wishes, etc...? Local people are popular. Clean and good.
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  • Off Highway 151, the Toga shrine-shrine. It was a tranquil atmosphere. Through the Torii to the shrine. It was a figure and did not adorn. I guess this square people when events are held at.
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  • Meet at the annual Festival in may, in the walk way (coffee shop) visited the Cafe after. To run horse riding archery range is approx. 200 m, was like shooting an arrow in the old days, but in recent years stands up to its near House smaller in width. Also, shooting an arrow to the guys and just running, riding and shooting arrows in recent years that caused the trouble, so it seems. That tradition is important, but is a pity. But on that day together in opening many leaves.
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  • This "pebble" is great. Pass through the gate and different atmosphere. It is without a doubt still "Ichinomiya".
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  • I worship at the year Buri. This motomiya mountain climbing on their feet and offer prayers to okumiya I worship at the village shrine. We have one day to finish safely. This year is good, and so on!
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  • Company in the expression. Three rivers country Ichinomiya. Slowly you can visit in the wider environment. Parking lot is. Original nokyo-sho book is.
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  • Is a nice 💓
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  • Original nokyo-sho book ○
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