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Iya Shrine

2229 Iyamachi, Matsue 699-0101, Shimane Prefecture
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Old Shrine has unique history

It is said that the Shrine is connected with the world of after death. The story is written in... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2013
ChampaFlower
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Tsukuba, Japan
Historically significant shrine, nearby the entrance to hell

If you're in Higashiizumo to see Yomotsu Hirasaka (the folkloric entrance to the underworld, Yomi... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2013
Brittany P
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Matsue, Japan
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22 Nov 2013
“Old Shrine has unique history”
21 Feb 2013
“Historically significant shrine, nearby the entrance to hell”
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2229 Iyamachi, Matsue 699-0101, Shimane Prefecture
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

It is said that the Shrine is connected with the world of after death. The story is written in the oldest historical documents of Japan ''KOJIKI'' . I recommend to read KOJIKI, before your visiting.

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Reviewed 22 February 2013

If you're in Higashiizumo to see Yomotsu Hirasaka (the folkloric entrance to the underworld, Yomi) anyway, this is a very easy walk away from there. An Izanami shrine with an old, spooky atmosphere.

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