Yasaka Shrine, Kyoto

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This Shinto shrine to the god of health and prosperity was the site of the first Gion Matsuri festival. It remains the spiritual heart of Kyoto.

Go Historic ID
319458
Short URL
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Names
Yasaka Shrine
Address

Kyoto, Japan
Coordinates
34.998661° N, 135.779250° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015