Old shine with a large pond and forest enshrining a legendary scholar
You will receive many benefits just by giving thanks for the opportunity to be able to visit the shrine. It is recommended for people preparing for examinations as the shrine offers an amulet for success on exams and a lucky set of pencils and ema (votive horse tablet) for success in examinations.
Translation to English by AD BRAIN INC. Introduced in Fujin-gaho, February issue, 2012.
|Name||Nagaoka Tenman-gu Shrine|
|Address||2-15-13 Tenjin, Nagaokakyo City, Kyoto|
|Recommended||The shrine is famous for beautiful azalea flowers in spring. Shrine precinct will be covered with pink in the late April.|
Simple Japanese sweets served in the café atop the mountain
Stay amongst the rustic flavor of rural Kyoto
Pure drops of sake from the barrel collected in a bottle
Shrines & Temples
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Mother mountain of Japanese Buddhism with numerous temples on Mount Hiei