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≪Hatsumode Spot≫ Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine

≪Hatsumode Spot≫ Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine

Full of greenery and quiet shrine with a history of 800 years

【Divine Favor】warding off evil, good-luck, matchmaking (marriage)

Yoyogi Hachimangu is a historic shrine with more than 800 years, the worshiped deity is “Emperor Ojin = Hachiman”, who is the god of “warding off evil” and “good-luck”. Although it is in Shibuya (the heart of Tokyo), in the lush green and quiet precincts, there is a Yoyogi Hachiman ruins which is presumed that people were living about 5000 years ago.

≪Hatsumode Spot≫ Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine

It is said that Shusse Inari shrine in the precinct has a divine favor of upgrading career advancement, and it is a popular spot where many visitors come.

Also, among young women, Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine is known as a power spot of matchmaking (marriage).


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Event Name ≪Popular spots of the first prayer of the new year≫ Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine
Venue Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine
Dates December 31, 2016 – January 31, 2017
Open Hours In the New Year’s week, opening time differs from normal.
«Charm granting time»
【December 31st】9:00-
【January 1st】0:00-18:00
【January 2nd – 4th】8:00-18:00
【January 5th and later】9:00-17:00
From New Year’s Eve – New Year you can visit all night
Address 5-1-1 Yoyogi Shibuya-ku,Tokyo
Contact 03-3466-2012
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