Kamigamo Shrine (Kmowakeikazuchi Shrine)

The Kamowakeikazuchi-no-Okami of the enshrined deity is known as a guardian deity of amulet, the electricity. The worship of the Imperial Family was warm and was considered to be a big shrine next to Ise Grand Shrine. When you pass the second torii gate, a narrow corridor and conic sand mounds are impressive. The sand mounds modelled the object of worship mountain in the main shrine back. There are main shrine and a provisional shrine of the Nagare-zukuri style inside of the tower gate. Shinto ritual such as Kamo tanka feast on the curve of a river bank party of second Sunday of April, horse racing act of God of May 5, the crow sumo of September 9 is performed.

[ Access ]
It is a 1-minute walk from the bus stop in front of Kamigamo Shrine
[ Hours ]
Precincts of shrine: Free from 5:30 to 17:00.
From November to March: From 8:30 to 17:00.
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