Hojozuhachiman Shrine

Hojozuhachiman Shrine

Hojozuhachiman Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Toyama prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Emperor Ohjin ( legendary emperor worshipped as god of military arts ).

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Name Hojozuhachiman Shrine
"放生津八幡宮" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 2-2-27, Hachimanmachi, Imizu-shi, Toyama, Japan
"富山県射水市八幡町2-2-27" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 10-minute drive from the Kosugi I.C. on the Hokuriku Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0766-84-3449


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O-fuda (御札 or お札 o-fuda) is a type of household amulet or talisman, issued by a Shinto shrine, hung in the house for protection, a gofu (護符). It may also be called shinpu (神符). It is made by inscribing the name of a kami and the name of the Shinto shrine or of a representative of the kami on a strip of paper, wood, cloth, or metal.

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