5 Sights in Akashi, Japan (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Akashi, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Akashi, Japan.

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1. 無量光寺

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Muryokoji Temple is a Jodo sect temple located in Akashi City, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The mountain number is Mt. Golpo, and the main statue is Amida. There is a tradition that this temple is the model for the "Hama no Kan" of the Light Source clan that appears in the volume of The Tale of Genji Akashi.

Wikipedia: 無量光寺 (明石市) (JA)

2. 稲爪神社

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Inazume Shrine (稲津神社, Inazume-jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Ōkurahoncho, Akashi City, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The former shrine is a gōsha. One of the shrines that is compared to the Iwato Hiuri Shrine in the Enki Shikikami Name Book.

Wikipedia: 稲爪神社 (JA)

3. Akashi Castle

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Akashi Castle was an Edo period Japanese castle located in the city of Akashi, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. It was also known as Kiharu Castle or Kinkō Castle . Its ruins have been protected as a National Historic Site since 1957.

Wikipedia: Akashi Castle (EN)

4. 本松寺

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Bensong Temple is a Rilianzong temple located in Shangzhimaru, Akashi City, Hyogo Prefecture. Originally, the mountain country became the main country temple of Daben Mountain (six gates), which was used as a sacrifice meeting.

Wikipedia: 本松寺 (明石市) (JA)

5. 大聖寺

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Dasheng Temple is a Rilianzong temple located in Shangzhimaru, Akashi City, Hyogo Prefecture. The mountain number is Three Kingdoms Mountain. The former Benshan was Miaojue Temple in Kyoto, that is, Diao Tong Hui.

Wikipedia: 大聖寺 (明石市) (JA)

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