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Kamafuta Shirine

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Address: 6827 Eicho Beppu, Minamikyushu 891-0704 , Kagoshima Prefecture
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A rice cooker pot cover shrine

You can see Kaimon mountain from there. You can also see 3 islands far away (Takeshima, Iojima and Kuroshima) The Iojima is different from the place where USA and Japan fought... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 December 2016
Keizo
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Kawasaki, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

You can see Kaimon mountain from there. You can also see 3 islands far away (Takeshima, Iojima and Kuroshima) The Iojima is different from the place where USA and Japan fought during 2nd World War. If you put a cover of rice cooker pot available there and walk from the Torii Gate to the worship place without dropping it your... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This shrine is small, but very unique seashore one in Japan. As for seashore shrine, the best one is, of course, Itsukushima Shrine in Hiroshima pref. Kama-Futa means pan-lid shrine. It is very interesting to pray at this shrine. You can find pad-lid around the entrance of this shrine. If you walk with a pan-lid on your head to the... More 

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