Take Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Mie prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Amaterasu?Omikami ( the Sun Goddess, meaning in Japanese “Great Divinity Illuminating Heaven” ). It was listed in the Register of Deities of the Engishiki (the laws of the 10th-century Japan).
More Details (Japanese Site)
"竹神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||2757-2, Saikuu, Meiwa-cho, Taki-gun, Mie, Japan
"三重県多気郡明和町斎宮２７５７－２" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||20-minute drive from the Tamaki I.C. on the Ise 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.
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