Tsubaki Shrine

Tsubaki Shrine

Tsubaki Shrine is a Shinto shrine located at Mie prefecture in Chubu district. The shrine is dedicated to Sarutahiko no Mikoto ( the god of traffic safety ). 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.This shrine is famous for its beautiful scenery in the season of colored leaves.

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Name Tsubaki Shrine
"椿大神社" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Address 1871, Yamamotocho, Suzuka-shi, Mie , Japan
"三重県鈴鹿市山本町1871" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
Access 5-minute drive from the Suzuka I.C. on the Higashi-Meihan Expressway.
Admission Fee Free in the precincts
Telephone 059-371-1515

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Kojiki

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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