Toga Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Aichi 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) , and was occupying the highest rank among the shrines of a province.
More Details (Japanese Site)
"砥鹿神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||2 Ichinomiyacho, Toyokawa-shi, Aichi, Japan
"愛知県豊川市一宮町西垣内２" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||5-minute drive from the Toyokawa I.C. on the Tomei Expressway.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
Daibutsu (大仏) or "giant Buddha" is the Japanese term, often used informally, for large statues of Buddha. The oldest is that at Asuka-dera (609) and the best-known is that at Todai-ji in Nara (752). Todai-ji's daibutsu is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara and National Treasure.
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