Hakozakigu

Hakozakigu (筥崎宮) is the most important provincial shrine in Chikuzen province. (Ichinomiya)

Enshrined deity:

Emperor Oojin (応神天皇),

Empress Jingu (神功皇后),

Tamayorihime no mikoto (玉依姫命)

The three most major Hachimangu in Japan (日本三大八幡宮):

Usa Hachimangu (Fukuoka)

Iwashimizu Hachimangu (Kyoto)

Hakozaki gu (Oita)

Tsurugaoka Hachimangu (Kanagawa)

*Even if four are listed, the number of three is used many times for some reasons, such as a lucky number or good sounds.

 
Address

1-22-1, Hakozaki, Higashi, Fukuoka

Access

7 min walk from Hakozaki Sta. (Kagoshima main line)

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