Hitokotonushi Shrine

Hitokotonushi Shrine

Hitokotonushi Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Ibaraki prefecture in Kanto district. The shrine is dedicated to Hitokotonushi no Kami ( the god ruling the miraculous power of language ).

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Name Hitokotonushi Shrine
"三竹山一言主神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 875, Otsukadomachi, Joso-shi, Ibaraki, Japan
"茨城県常総市大塚戸町875" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 15-minute drive from the Yawara I.C. on the Joban Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0297-27-0659


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Kojiki (古事記, "Records of Ancient Matters" or "An Account of Ancient Matters"), also known as Furukotofumi, is the oldest extant chronicle in Japan, dating from the early 8th century (711-712) and composed by O no Yasumaro at the request of Empress Genmei. The Kojiki is a collection of myths concerning the origin of the four home islands of Japan, and the Kami. Along with the Nihon Shoki, the myths contained in the Kojiki are part of the inspiration behind many practices. Later, the myths were re-appropriated for Shinto practices including the misogi purification ritual.

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