Daizen Shrine

Daizen Shrine

Daizen Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Niigata prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Yamabushi Daizenbo ( vengeful monk ghost ). It was listed in the Register of Deities of the Engishiki (the laws of the 10th-century Japan).

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Name Daizen Shrine
"大膳神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 561, Takeda, Sado-shi, Niigata, Japan
"新潟県佐渡市竹田561" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 35 minutes by taxi from Ryotsu Port.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0259-55-2953

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Shimenawa

Shimenawa (標縄・注連縄・七五三縄, "enclosing rope") are lengths of laid rice straw or hemp rope used for ritual purification in the Shinto religion. They can vary in diameter from a few centimetres to several metres, and are often seen festooned with shide. A space bound by shimenawa often indicates a sacred or pure space, such as that of a Shinto shrine.

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