Shrines in Goshogawara
Meiji Jingu is a famous shrine for shinto, an indigenous religion of Japan, which worships the Emperor Meiji. Ise Jingu enshrines Amaterasu-omikami, the ancestor of the Gods of Japanese Emperors. These shrines are strongly connected to the history of Japan. Shrines in Japan enshrine different gods; for example, a commonly-seen “oinari-san” is the God of business, while those shrines, whose name has a word of “hachiman” enshrines the God of wars.