Kasugayama Shrine, Joetsu

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  • Wandering past by chance we ventured through the gate into the grounds and enjoyed strolling about. We did not realise that a commander of the samurai army was enshrined here but it was clear the...  more »
  • One of the strongest commander of samurai army, Kenshin Uesugi is enshrined there. A shrine is solemn and you can get toughness to survive busy life.  more »
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  • Built to worship Uesugi Kenshin by Ogawa Sumihara and assisted by Maejima Hisoka (father of the Japan Post), this shrine is a staple of Joetsu and serves as a gateway to the Kasugayama Castle ruins. The near vertical stairway may be tiring, but the shrine grounds and views of the city below are well worth it.
  • Who wants to go to Uesugi Kenshin prominence should I am sure many. I was one of them. I did not go until the other fortress and the different impressions of. Kasugayama Plains of quaint, good! This "Oh-Kenshin and 8,000 what a got sorties while soldiers were often seen this landscape of the sea during the battle I ~ ' from what I felt.
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