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The Best Shrines in Japan
         
Dazaifu Tenmangu in Dazaifu, Fukuoka. Famous for the God of Scholars. Many students visit this shrine before exams.   Links Kasuga Taisha in Nara. The powerful Fujiwara Clan, also famous for its beautiful wisteria.
 
Links Ise Gingu in Ise, Mie. Sun Goddess is enshrined inside, considered to be the ancestor of the Imperial family.   Links Meiji Gingu in Tokyo. Premier Shrine, memorial to Emperor Meiji, with fine example of shinto architecture.
 
Links Itsukushima Jinjya in Miyajima, Hiroshima. Illustrates the Japanese concept of scenic beauty.   Links Nikko Toshogu in Nikko Tochigi. The mausoleum of the Tokugawa. Set in a grove of magnificent ancient cedars.
 

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