Atakasumiyoshi Shrine

Atakasumiyoshi Shrine

Atakasumiyoshi Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Fukui prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Sumiyoshi Sanjin ( the three Shinto gods Sokotsutsu no O no Mikoto, Nakatsutsu no O no Mikoto, and Uwatsutsu no O no Mikoto ).

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Name Atakasumiyoshi Shrine
"安宅住吉神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address Ta 17 Atakamachi, Komatsu-shi, Ishikawa, Japan
"石川県小松市安宅町タ17" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 10-minute drive from the Komatsu I.C. on the Hokuriku Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0761-22-8896

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Sanshu no Jingi

The Imperial Regalia of Japan (三種の神器 Sanshu no Jingi/Mikusa no Kandakara), also known as the Three Sacred Treasures of Japan, consist of the sword Kusanagi (草薙劍 Kusanagi no Tsurugi), the mirror Yata no Kagami (八咫鏡), and the jewel Yasakani no Magatama (八尺瓊勾玉). The regalia represent the three primary virtues: valor (the sword), wisdom (the mirror), and benevolence (the jewel).
Due to the legendary status of these items, their locations are not confirmed, but it is commonly thought that the sword is located at the Atsuta Shrine in Nagoya, the jewel is located at the Three Palace Sanctuaries in Kokyo (the Imperial Palace in Tokyo), and the mirror is located at the Ise Grand Shrine in Mie Prefecture.

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