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Watatsumi Shrine, Kobe

#39 of 113 in Historic Sites in Kobe
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • Watatsumi Shrine (I mistakenly read Umi Shrine) is a historical and prestigious shrine just beside JR/Sanyo Tarumi station. It is said that Jingu Kogou founded it about 1800 years ago. On the left...  more »
  • Shikiuchisha Harima Kuniakashi-gun Kai Jinja Meijin Taisha  From Hyogo Prefectural Shrine Agency  The sea shrine which is the guardian deity of the sea safety, the occupation prosperity, and the relief is not able to advance the ship because of the return road rage of three Korea several hundred years ago from now, and the wind wave settled and it returned to the capital safely at once when the empress voluntarily enshrined Watazumi three gods and prayed.  It is the origin of the Zitza that Empress Kamigo looked up at the god virtue which enshrined Watatsu mi three gods at that time. It goes without saying that the sea is a place where all things grow up, not to mention being regarded as the god of the voyage safety and fishery prosperity recorded as "Meijin Taisha" of the country of Harima in 'Yanformat', and it is said as the god of the descendant prosperity and the child treasure, and the myth of The Sea food and Yamayukihiko who are looked up as the god of the birth.   Since It is said that Yama yukihiko prospered by the spiritual power of "Manju Senju" of The Great God of Cotton, it is said as the god of the luck and the relief. Because it was also known as "Clothesikoda Daimeijin", it is widely revered as a god of family business prosperity, business prosperity, and food and housing satisfaction, and the name can be seen in "Manyoshu" in the vicinity of Goshikizuka Kofun, Daitoyama ruins, Maiko kaikyo bridge
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  • The traffic safety sticker, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge Has been drawn. It is 500 yen.
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