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Address: 1 Ainaigata, Nishikichohinokinai, Semboku 014-0602, Akita Prefecture
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Nice little Shrine worth visiting.

Came here when the teple was still partly covered with snow making it even more beatiful to have a quick look around. Don'tneed to spend too long here. You can buy ifyou like... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 July 2016
Mycenria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Came here when the teple was still partly covered with snow making it even more beatiful to have a quick look around. Don'tneed to spend too long here. You can buy ifyou like a prayer to place in the temple and it even has a notice board up for tourist should they wish to carry out a traitional prayer. Nice... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

There are specific directions on how you need to weave around the rope gate in front of the shrine before going to pay your respects. It was quite novel and fun. It seems like the shrine is mainly for children or couples trying to get pregnant. The torii of the shrine is just in front of Tazawa-ko which was very... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2012

I liked the red of the shrine against the white of the snow. It was a nice place to take a stroll while reflecting with Lake Tazawa.

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