Miho Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Shizuoka prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Ohnamuchi no Mikoto ( the god of land, wealth, medicine and encouragement of new industry ). It was listed in the Register of Deities of the Engishiki (the laws of the 10th-century Japan). It is designated as World Cultural Heritage Site.
More Details (Japanese Site)
"御穂神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||1073, Miho, Shimizu-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka, Japan
"静岡県静岡市清水区三保１０７３" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||20-minute drive from the Shimizu I.C. on the Tomei Expressway.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
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.
Quoted from Wikipedia
If you want to download any picture from this website, right-click on the image and select "Save image as."