Nukisaki Shrine

Nukisaki Shrine

Nukisaki Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Gunma prefecture in Kanto district. The shrine is dedicated to Futsunushi no Mikoto ( the god of military?arts ). 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 Nukisaki Shrine
"貫前神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 1423-1, Ichinomiya, Tomioka-shi, Gunma, Japan
"群馬県富岡市一ノ宮1423-1" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 20-minute drive from the Tomioka I.C. on the Jyoshin-Etsu Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 0274-62-2009

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Goshintai

In Shinto, shintai (神体 body of the kami), or go-shintai (御神体 sacred body of the kami) when the honorific prefix go- is used, are physical objects worshipped at or near Shinto shrines as repositories in which spirits or kami reside. Shintai used in Shrine Shinto (Jinja Shinto) can be also called mitamashiro (御霊代 spirit replacement or substitute).

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