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Owari's Ninomiya Shrine, where Himenomiya, guardian deity of women, is enshrined

Oagata Shrine

A historic shrine that is said to have been transferred to its current location in the year 3 B.C. The present shrine was reconstructed in 1661, and has been designated as one of the nation's important cultural properties. Himenomiya, called the guardian deity of women, is enshrined within the precincts and is worshiped as a deity of safe childbirth, having children, women's diseases and matchmaking. At Musuhi Pond behind the main shrine, you can write your wish on a piece of paper, float it on the surface of the water and pray for a good match in marriage.

SPOT OVERVIEW

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Location : 〒484-0834
3, Aza Miyayama, Inuyama-City, Aichi
Opening
days / hours
: 6:00 to 20:00
Parking : About 230 parking spaces
Holidays : Open everyday
Phone number : 0568-67-1017(Owari Province Ninomiya Oagata Shrine)

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ACCESS

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    From Sakae Station, take the subway Meijo Line.
    Alight at Heiandori Station and take the Meitetsu Komaki line.
    Alight at Gakuden Station and 20 minutes walk.
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    25 minutes from Meishin Expressway Komaki I.C.

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