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荏柄天神社 Egara Tenjin Shrine

荏柄天神社 Egara Tenjin Shrine
Address: 74 Nikaido Kamakura
Hours: 7:30-18:30
Admission: Free

Basic Information

Basic Information
This is one of Japan's three famous shrines dedicated to the deified spirit of Sugawara Michizane, who was the god of scholarship. In 1104 legend this shrine was built because a picture of the Tenjin god, or the deified spirit of Sugawara Michizane, fell to this place from the sky during a rain storm.

How to get there

How to get there
By Walk: 20 minutes from Kamakura station.

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