Atsuta Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Aichi prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Atsuta no Ookami ( the god represented by the sacred sword Kusanagi no Tsurugi, one of the three sacred treasures that symbolize the Imperial throne ). It was listed in the Register of Deities of the Engishiki (the laws of the 10th-century Japan).
More Details (Japanese Site)
"熱田神宮" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||1, Jinguu, Atsuta-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi, Japan
"愛知県名古屋市熱田区神宮一丁目１－１" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||3-minute walk from JR Atsuta Station.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
A torii (鳥居, literally bird abode) is a traditional Japanese gate most commonly found at the entrance of or within a Shinto shrine, where it symbolically marks the transition from the profane to sacred.
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