≪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.
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»
【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|