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Kuga Shrine, Kyoto

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  • Is a Shinto shrine outside the boundary method. Are enshrined "Kamo construction angle of life", "eight Yata-Crow" become safe airline from the route of the Emperor and is believed and is worshipped as the guardian deity of the traffic safety. It seems honden and haiden is a kind by donor 2 Tokugawa Shogun Tokugawa Hidetada. Futaba AOI Crest is seen. Futaba AOI leaves are striated God of Kamigamo shrine and shimogamo shrine, known as the family crest of the Tokugawa family. It is called "Omiya kuga shrine was built at that time, this area was called the forest of Omiya.
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  •  Shrine rose five minutes from kitayama Omiya Omiya-Dori Street. In the Kamigamo shrine 8 th method, quietly nestled in a residential area. Kamo construction corner life of (everything taketsu gone only), eight directions of the Emperor from the hints in the Yata-Crow (yatagarasu) aviation safety can be. This is called forest of Omiya, it remains current as street names. A remnant of the forest environment is a designated cultural properties in Kyoto.
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  • Kitsugawa City, Okada duck shrine → Fushimi-ku, Kuga shrine → Coco and it seems to have been seated. It is interesting to be able to draw an ancient duck's moving path. The forest is still around the shrine, but it is a prohibition area. It might be a remnant called "Omiya no Mori" before. This shrine is based on the name of Omiya.
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  • Personally, it's a sacred place.
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