Izumo Taisha Photos

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Izumo-taisha is one of the most ancient and important Shinto shrines in Japan. No record gives the date of establishment. Located in Izumo, Shimane Prefecture, it is home to two major festivals. It is dedicated to the god Ōkuninushi, famous as the Shinto deity of marriage.A style of architecture, taisha-zukuri, takes its name from the main hall of…
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Izumo-taisha Shrine

Torri At Izumo-Taisha

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