WHS containing a significant "Shinto" element. Element has to be identified in description of connection.

The connection belongs to Religion and Belief connections.

Connected Sites

Ancient Kyoto: Kamowakeikauchi-jinja and Kamomioya-jinja shrines
Ancient Nara: Kasugayama sacred forest, Shinto shrine Kasuga-Taisha
Fujisan: All its 7 shrines
Itsukushima Shrine: Itsukushima Shinto Shrine
Kii Mountain Range: Yoshino, Omine and Kumano Sanzan
Nikko: Toshogu, Futarasan, and saikyo bridge
Shirakawa-go and Gokayama: The guardian deity of the Shirakawago's Ogimachi village is housed in the Hachiman Shinto shrine, and Ainokura is at Jinoshi Shrine.


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