Ashikagaise Shrine

Ashikagaise Shrine

Ashikagaise Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Tochigi prefecture in Kanto district. The shrine is dedicated to Amaterasu?Omikami ( the Sun Goddess, meaning in Japanese “Great Divinity Illuminating Heaven” ).

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Name Ashikagaise Shrine
"足利伊勢神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 2-3-1, Isecho, Ashikaga-shi, Tochigi, Japan
"栃木県足利市伊勢町2-3-1" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 15-minute drive from the Ashikaga I.C. on the Kita-Kanto Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0284-41-5347

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Goshintai

In Shinto, shintai (神体 body of the kami), or go-shintai (御神体 sacred body of the kami) when the honorific prefix go- is used, are physical objects worshipped at or near Shinto shrines as repositories in which spirits or kami reside. Shintai used in Shrine Shinto (Jinja Shinto) can be also called mitamashiro (御霊代 spirit replacement or substitute).

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