This shrine is the object of strong faith as the local deity of Haneda. The Haneda Fuji, which was created due to the people's admiration for Mt. Fuji, is another highlight of the shrine's grounds.
The thatched Haiden hall is magnificent
Where the guardian buck and doe are enshrined
This lushly green shrine faces Midosuji boulevard and is more than 1600 years old
Famous for its deity of scholarship
The head shrine of all the Kasuga-jinja shrines all over Japan, it is located on Mt. Mikasa, which has been treated as a sacred area since ancient times. In 2018, the shrine commemorated its 1,250th anniversary.
The centerpiece of the sacred Dewa Sanzan
A well-known shrine for its Chichibu Night Festival. Chichibu shrine enshrines several gods and has a history of over 2,100 years.
The main shrine hall is a national treasure with droves of people lining up for the New Year’s shrine visit at “Sumiyossan”
The traditional god of learning
Hanazono-jinja Shrine in Shinjuku, loved by many as an urban oasis.
Famous as a spiritual site believed to bring good luck in marriage
This is a shrine founded on the vast premises surrounded by the mountains of Nikko. It is familiar to people as the god of luck and marital matchmaking.
The mystical, large torii (gateway) that appears as if it’s floating on the lake’s surface is a must-see
Here resides the god who watches over Kyoto's kitchens
This is an auspicious shrine because of the kanji characters that are used for writing its name Hodosan can also be read as ”climbing a mountain of treasures.” The deities who protect people from fire, thefts, and other disasters are enshrined there.
Hie-jinja Shrine has a history of more than 600 years. The Sanno Festival, one of the three biggest Japanese festivals, is held in June.
The head shrine of Oshu, boasting 1,200 years of history
Encounter a god of matchmaking in a busy district
A significant cultural property with the feel of Edo/Tokyo. Richly decorated with gold foils, the magnificent main building also known as the ”shrine of gold” is astounding.