Namiyoke Inari Shrine

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  1. Namiyoke Shrine
    Photo: Namiyoke Shrine
  2. Namiyoke Shrine
    Photo: Namiyoke Shrine
  3. Namiyoke Shrine
    Photo: Namiyoke Shrine
  4. Namiyoke Shrine
    Photo: Namiyoke Shrine
  5. Namiyoke Shrine
    Photo: Namiyoke Shrine天井大獅子(雄)とお歯黒獅子(雌)(2022年は雄獅子のみ)
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Time Out says

This shrine was built in the Edo era at what was then the water's edge. As new land was artificially created, the seashore became susceptible to flooding. The name of the shrine translates to 'protection from waves' – praying here was to ensure the safety of Edo's shores.

Details

Address:
6-20-37 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku
Tokyo
Transport:
Tsukiji Station (Hibiya line), Tsukijishijo Station (Oedo line)
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