Mikuriya Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Mie prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Susanoo no Mikoto ( the god of bravery and marriage ).
More Details (Japanese Site)
"御厨神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||2304, Honmachi, Matsusaka-shi, Mie, Japan
"三重県松阪市本町２３０４" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||10-minute drive from the Matsusaka I.C. on the Ise Expressway.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
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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