Azuma Shrine

Shonan Area 15m

Overview

This shrine is located in Ninomiya's Azumayama Park. Oto Tachibana Hime no Mikoto, wife of the Japanese hero Yamato Takeru no Mikoto, cast herself into the ocean to quell its raging waters and pray for her husband's safety and success. Her comb drifted ashore and was buried in the place now known as Azuma Shrine.

Detailed information

Address

1117 Yamanishi, Ninomiya Town, Naka District, Kanagawa

Access

Shonan-Shinjuku Line, Tokaido Line, Ninomiya Station

Photos

Azumayama Park
Shonan Area

Azumayama Park

Nino-ya (Ninomiya Tourist Association)
Shonan Area

Nino-ya (Ninomiya Tourist Association)

Umezawa Kaigan seine fishing
Shonan Area

Umezawa Kaigan seine fishing

Glass Rabbit Statue
Shonan Area

Glass Rabbit Statue