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Itsukushima Shrine
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厳島神社

【Address】5-17 Miyajima-cho Hatsukaichi-shi Hiroshima

The shrine is a branch of Itsukushima Shrine dedicated to the god “Ichikishima-no-Mikoto” Itsukushima Island was once prohibited to enter because it used to be considered as sacred. For that reason people used to worship Itsukushima Island through this shrine.

Main event

※ Might be changed

歳旦祭(saitan sai) January 1
管絃祭(kangen sai) January 2
元始祭(genshi sai) January 3
地久祭(tikyuu sai) January 5
桃花祭(touka sai) April 15
桃花祭御神能(touka sai goshinnou) April 16~April 18
推古天皇祭遙拝式(suikotennou saiyouhai siki) May 18
市立祭(ititate sai) Old calendar June 5
管絃祭(kangen sai) Old calendar June 17
献茶祭(kentya sai) October 4
菊花祭(kikka sai) October 15
天長祭(tentyou sai) December 23
鎮火祭(tinka sai) December 31

Access

  • car : National highway No. 2 to the Jigozen area. Near Jigozen port.
  • Hiroden : Get off from Jigozen Station of Miyajima Line, and then walk for 5 minutes.
  • Bus : Get off from Jigozen Station of Miyajima Line, and then walk for 1 minutes.