Iigaokahachiman Shrine

Iigaokahachiman Shrine

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

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Name Iigaokahachiman Shrine
"飯香岡八幡宮" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 1057-1 Yawata, Ichihara-shi, Chiba, Japan
"千葉県市原市八幡1057-1" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 30-minute drive from the Ichihara I.C. on the Tateyama Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0436-41-2072

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Hudoki

Fudoki (風土記) are ancient reports on provincial culture, geography, and oral tradition presented to the reigning monarchs of Japan, also known as local gazetteers. They contain agricultural, geographical, and historical records as well as mythology and folklore. Fudoki manuscripts also document local myths, rituals, and poems that are not mentioned in the Kojiki and the Nihon Shoki chronicles, which are the most important literature of the ancient national mythology and history. In the course of national unification, the imperial court enacted a series of criminal and administrative codes called ritsury? and surveyed the provinces established by such codes to exert greater control over them.

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