Namba Yasaka Shrine
Namba Yasaka Shrine
Namba Yasaka Shrine
Namba Yasaka Shrine
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This shrine is famous for its "Religious Tug of War" event, a important intangible folk culture asset which takes place on the third Sunday of January every year. Worshippers from across the country also visit this shrine, commonly referred to as the "Lion Shrine" as the gigantic lion head design is believed to encourage victory and success in business and destroy evil.

  • Address

    2-9-19, Motomachi, Naniwa Ward, Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture, 556-0016

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  • Entry fee

    Free entry

  • Opening Hours

    6:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Closed

    Open year-round

  • Website

    https://nambayasaka.jp/

  • Best Season

    Jan.

  • Point

    -

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    Right next to "Kitano Tenmangu-mae" on city bus route no. 50 / 101 from JR Kyoto Station

    Right next to "Kitano Tenmangu-mae" on city bus route no. 55 from JR Nijo Station

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