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Koganei Shrine, Koganei

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Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Koganei Shrine is located in Koganei. To visit Koganei Shrine and other attractions in Koganei, use our Koganei day trip site.
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  • With a place where to see people send arrows in target prictice. I am getting it is a religious thing or not? Musashikoganei and at a certain extend Tachikawa are really religious places. Lots of...  more »
  • The biggest shrine in the area, a Tenmangu that houses the god of learning. The buildings are not particularly notable, but have character. It's located under towering trees and has some points of interest like a commemorative mound of old grinding stones and an archery range in back. Packed at New Year with area residents, it also hosts a lively market usually first weekend of October. One young shrine worker was particularly nice to me one day and opened the office special early in the morning so I could buy a good luck charm for a visiting friend.
  • Local Mr. God. I visit the shrine twice a year. In June and December, the ritual of the "Oharashi" is performed. It is the last day, but it is often held on the 25th. In Japan Shinto, the person is a Shinto ritual to ask the god of the God World Japan the cloudy, the sin, and the impurity of the heart which has accumulated in mind and body inside without knowing and expel in living as having the mind of God originally. I'm relieved something.
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