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Mitsumine Shrine

298-1 Mitsumine, Chichibu 369-1902, Saitama Prefecture
+81 494-55-0241
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Ranked #1 of 38 Attractions in Chichibu
4.5 of 5 stars 38 Reviews
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Type: Religious Sites, Cultural

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Spectacular,,,,,so much history ,,,,,visit ,and you will see ,,,,,been here 4 times.We come here for Karate seminars ,,,the training here is special ,and was one of the favorite places of our founder Sosai Mas Oyama ,Osu.

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Saitama, Japan
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68 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This shrine is very old and looks / feels it. It probably dates back about 2,000 years but since the founder is the reputed son of a legendary figure, it is not certain. It is also one of the few shrines in Japan where wolves were enshrined as the local deity. This is clear from the entrance, where the usual... More 

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Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

One of a major shrine located at edges of Kanto plain, near Tokyo. Having 1900 yrs of history relating to Japanese imperial family. This area is a popular place as a major power spot with deep forest located high altitude mountain. Also can enjoy a hot spring bath in the shrine office building next to the shrine. *you need 3... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

In these places, we make a film about the legendary master Mas Oyama Kyokushin Karate. Foot rose to the top of the mountain Mitsumine. Beautiful places we were amazed.

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