Hi! I'm Miyuki, a Japanese woman from Osaka, Japan. This blog is mainly about the introduction of places, events, and various stuff in southern part of Osaka City, Osaka, Kansai, and Japan

by berry-raspberry

Ikune Shrine

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There is another small shrine near Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine.
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Like other small shrines in Osaka, it is unknown when this shrine was established.
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It could be as old as Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine.

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The current main building was built around 1600, which was dedicated by Yodo-gimi, one of Toyotomi Hideyoshi’s wives.

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The hole of the stone is said that it faces to the direction of Ise Grand Shrine.
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by berry-raspberry | 2011-02-25 19:44 | Osaka City-Sumiyoshi | Comments(0)