Izanagi Shrine

Izanagi Shrine

Izanagi Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Hyogo prefecture in Kinki district. The shrine is dedicated to Izanagi no Mikoto ( the god of life ). It was listed in the Register of Deities of the Engishiki (the laws of the 10th-century Japan) , and was occupying the highest rank among the shrines of a province.

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Name Izanagi Shrine
"伊弉諾神宮" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 740, Taga, Awaji-shi, Hyogo, Japan
"兵庫県淡路市多賀740" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 5-minute drive from the Tsuna-Ichinomiya I.C. on the Kobe-Awaji-Naruto Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0799-80-5001


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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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