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Izumo-taisha

The shrine at Izumo in Shimane prefecture, built in the Taisha architectural style predating the arrival of Buddhism, was erected more than 1300 years ago to honor the god-creator of the Japanese islands, Okuninushi, and is the place where all Shinto deities gather once each year to work on matters of love and marriage, weather and planting.

 
 

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