Moriokahachiman Shrine

Moriokahachiman Shrine

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

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Name Moriokahachiman Shrine
"盛岡八幡宮" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 13-1, Hachimancho, Morioka-shi, Iwate, Japan
"岩手県盛岡市八幡町13-1" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 15-minute drive from the Morioka-Minami I.C. on the Tohoku Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 019-652-5211

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Nihon Shoki

The Nihon Shoki (日本書紀), sometimes translated as The Chronicles of Japan, is the second oldest book of classical Japanese history. The book is also called the Nihongi (日本紀 lit. Japanese Chronicles). It is more elaborate and detailed than the Kojiki, the oldest, and has proven to be an important tool for historians and archaeologists as it includes the most complete extant historical record of ancient Japan. The Nihon Shoki was finished in 720 under the editorial supervision of Prince Toneri and with the assistance of O no Yasumaro.

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