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Small Shrine but good to see

Small shrine but old, I went there on New Year Night, there was a Hatsumode there. Great to walk... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Charernkit T
,
Ureshino, Japan
Pray for beautiful skin

There is a large catfish as the central attraction of this peaceful shrine. There are also... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
tes108
,
Newcastle, Australia
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28 Jul 2017
“Small Shrine but good to see”
25 Apr 2017
“Small and unique shrine.”
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2231-2, Ureshinomachi ShImojuku Otsu, Ureshino, Saga Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Small shrine but old, I went there on New Year Night, there was a Hatsumode there. Great to walk around.

Thank Charernkit T
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This shrine was built for respect to Toyotamahime, the god of beautiful skin. And the white catfish is the messenger to send our bless to the god. The big white catfish which made from porcelain will located in front of the shrine. There're the sign...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

There is a large catfish as the central attraction of this peaceful shrine. There are also instructions how to pray for it and put water over it in order to enjoy perfect skin. I am unsure of the link between catfish and skin and this,...More

Thank tes108
Reviewed 21 February 2017

They had some English boards, the rest did my imagination (and Wiki). It won't take hours to get around. We were alone there. The plums started blooming, which was pretty.

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

No description in English, so my friend and I just wonder why there was a shrine for catfish. Just learned later that it's a shrine for beautiful skin. So, ladies, don't forget to visit after enjoying the onsen.

Thank 101Trips
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We visited this shrine on our way from the bus station to the ryokan. Nice and peaceful . It's said that pouring water over the marble catfish will give you beautiful skin.

Thank jingjo j
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