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Tagata Jinjya

152 Tagatacho, Komaki 485-0004, Aichi Prefecture
+81 568-76-2906
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Eccentric Shrine

This was the first place we visited after our arrival in Centrair Airport Nagoya and this shrine... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
paulyn y
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Unique Shrine

It took us about an hour to get here from Nagoya Station which involved three different subway/rail... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
Bill C
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Vancouver
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6 Apr 2018
“Eccentric Shrine”
3 Dec 2016
“Unique Shrine”
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152 Tagatacho, Komaki 485-0004, Aichi Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This was the first place we visited after our arrival in Centrair Airport Nagoya and this shrine, which dates back over 1,500y years and is filled with abundance of wooden phalluses which the locals pray for good crop, fertility and safe birth. This shrine is...More

Thank paulyn y
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

It took us about an hour to get here from Nagoya Station which involved three different subway/rail lines. The Shrine is about a 10-minute walk from the Tagata-jinja-mae Station. This Shrine is famous for its annual Harvest Festival on March 15 where a giant wooden...More

Thank Bill C
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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

I visited this Temple today. Nice and beautiful and I like the open way thr people are dealing her with rhis in Europe so difficult handled thing. Not only a visit to watch... also an opportunity to reevaluate our relation to our body and sex

Thank Klaus S
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

Tagata Jinja is a Shinto shrine in Komaki just north of Nagoya. Lots of prayers for a safe pregnancy come to this shrine. I recommend you to visit there on March because one of the strange festivals in Japan is held!!

Thank sinnman
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Reviewed 19 March 2015

If you are coming out on March 15 (the day doesn't change) I suggest going to the Honnen Matsuri! It's lovingly called the "penis festival" but it actually a fertility festival that boasts a large wooden phallus carved from a single tree. If you come...More

Thank CaffineFreek
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Reviewed 10 August 2013

I visited Tagata Jinjya for their fertility festival, Honen Matsuri. Not only was the experience absolutely incredible, it changed my perspective on what I was expecting to get out of the festival. While there is the fun that it is a shrine overflowing with phallic...More

1  Thank RyannAnn
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Reviewed 28 April 2012

It is important to remember that the Japanese take this temple more seriously than we might do, so be aware of this when enjoying the many fallic symbols of this temple. Fantastic souvenirs can be purchased here for some of your more open minded friends...More

2  Thank travellinallover
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