Itsukushima-jinja Shrine (厳島神社)

Itsukushima-jinja Shrine (厳島神社) is a shrine and a historic site.
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宮島町1-1, 廿日市市
+81 829-44-2020
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Itsukushima-jinja Shrine (厳島神社) Believed to be the boundary between the spirit and human worlds, the Otorii's vermilion color is said to keep evil spirits away. You can walk to it on the sand bar during low tide.
Itsukushima-jinja Shrine (厳島神社) The O-Torii is beautiful at high tide, although it's still a good picture for your album at low tide. With a good angle, you can always take a great picture at sunset.
Itsukushima-jinja Shrine (厳島神社) 【国宝】名称は「厳島神社」…登録は建造物(6棟) 「本社本殿、幣殿、拝殿」「本社祓殿」「摂社客(まろうど)神社本殿、幣殿、拝殿」「摂社客神社祓殿」「廻廊東廻廊」「廻廊西廻廊」…古来より神聖視された宮島にあり海上鎮護の神として崇敬された。北の入り江に建ち、南奥の本社本殿と東の客社本殿は両流造形式で、拝殿や祓殿などの諸建築を回廊で連続した景観は、寝殿造の大邸宅を思わせる。
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