Ise Shrine

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Mythology Of X (manga) - Locations - Ise Shrine
... Arashi is a shrine maiden of Ise Shrine ... The Ise Shrine (伊勢神宮, Ise-jingū?) is a Shinto shrine to the goddess Amaterasu, located in the city of Ise in Mie prefecture, Japan ...
Association Of Shinto Shrines
... The Association of Shinto Shrines (神社本庁, Jinja Honchō?) is a religious administrative organization that oversees about 80,000 Shinto shrines in Japan ... These shrines take the Ise Shrine as the foundation of their belief ... has five major activities Publication and dissemination of information on shrine Shinto Performance of rituals Education of adherents of Shinto Reverence of the ...
List Of Religious Sites - East Asian Religions - Shinto
... Main article Ise Shrine Ise Shrine is the formal home of Amaterasu ōmikami, the primary deity of Shinto and traditionally believed to be a direct ancestor of the Japanese Imperial Family ... It is located in the city of Ise in Mie prefecture, Japan ... The Ise Shrine is purportedly the home of the Sacred Mirror ...
Shinto Shrines - Famous Shrines and Shrine Networks - Famous Shrines
... Ise Shrine in Mie prefecture is, with Izumo-taisha, the most representative and historically significant shrine in Japan ... Because its kami, Amaterasu, is an ancestor of the Emperor, Ise Shrine is the Imperial Household's family shrine ... Ise Shrine is however dedicated specifically to the emperor and in the past even his mother, wife and grandmother needed his permission to worship there ...

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