List of Shinto shrines in Kyoto

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List of Shinto shrines in Kyoto includes many Shinto shrines; but this list encompasses only some of the 400 Shinto shrines with scattered locations throughout the municipality of Kyoto and the prefecture of Kyoto:[1]

The Kamo Shrine predates the founding of Heian-kyō.

  • Kamigamo Shrine (上賀茂神社, Kamikamo-jinja?), formally called Kamo Wakeikaduchi Shrine (賀茂別雷神社?).[2]
  • Shimogamo Shrine (下鴨神社, Shimokamo-jinja?), formally called Kamo Mioya Shrine (賀茂御祖神社?).[2]

Shrines of Heian Kyoto (794–1229)[edit]

Shrines of Momoyama Kyoto (1582–1615)[edit]

Shrines of Kyoto at peace (1615–1869)[edit]

Modern period (1869– present)[edit]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Sacred Destinations: Kyoto
  2. ^ a b c d Ponsonby-Fane, p. 109.
  3. ^ a b Ponsonby-Fane, Richard. (1956). Kyoto: The Old Capital of Japan, 794-1869, p. 110.
  4. ^ a b c Ponsonby-Fane, p. 115.
  5. ^ Tyler, Royall. (1992). Japanese Nō Dramas, p. 205.
  6. ^ Ponsonby-Fane, p. 209.
  7. ^ Ponsonby-Fane, p. 387.
  8. ^ Ponsonby-Fane, p. 389.
  9. ^ a b Ponsonby-Fane, p. 388.
  10. ^ Ponsonby-Fane, p. 386.
  11. ^ Nogi Jinja, official Site.

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