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Yaegaki Shrine

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Address: 227 Sakusacho, Matsue 690-0035, Shimane Prefecture
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the "relationship" shrine

Its not a big shrine, but well know for "relationships". For 100yen, you can get a piece of "paper" where you can put in the "Mirror pond" near by, put a coin on top , there will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fionayyy
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Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its not a big shrine, but well know for "relationships". For 100yen, you can get a piece of "paper" where you can put in the "Mirror pond" near by, put a coin on top , there will be words appearing (somewhat like a "divination"). The faster the paper and coin drops to the bottom of the pond, the faster it... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 342 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It took about 25 minutes from the Matsue Castle by car to the Yaegaki Shrine. Without help by GPS, it could be a little tricky to get here by simply following the road signs. Parking wasn't a problem here. The Yaegaki Shrine enshrines two ancient Japanese deities Susano’o and his wife Kushinada. Susanoo is the youngest brother of Amaterasu (Sun... More 

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Bagneux, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015

The shrine is popular due to the gods of "En musubi" and I saw there a lot of female visitors. I visited the famous wall pictures painted about 1100 years ago, showing the figures of 6 gods. I appreciated them. The entrance fee was 100 Yen thanks to the 3 days ticket.

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Reviewed 1 January 2014 via mobile

This shrine is modest. One of great god (Susano o no mikoto. Husband) & goddes (Inada hime. Wife) are enshrined. Famous as "Sacred power spot" especially for Japanese young women, because of belief that a good match will be coming if they pray there. If you buy a special paper at shrine shop and go float it on a small... More 

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