Kamakura Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū 4

Kamakura Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū 2bis

Kamakura Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū 3bis

Kamakura Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū 5
(You can see the details of the paintings here by clicking on the image to enlarge it, and compare it with the brochure photo below. The two women who painted these were off for lunch.)

Kamakura Tsurugaoka Hachimangu brochure image 6

Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū is the most important Shinto shrine in the city of Kamakura. Originally built in Zaimokuza in 1063 by Minamoto no Yoriyoshi, it was moved to its present location by the founder of the Kamakura shogunate Minamoto no Yoritomo. A Shinto shrine now, Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū was also a Buddhist temple for most of its history. The shrine is at the geographical and cultural center of the city of Kamakura, which has largely grown around it. It is the venue of many of its most important festivals.

— Wikipedia: Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū

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