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Temple Sumiyoshi

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Tips from locals

Yohei
Yohei
March 25, 2017
The head of more than 2,300 Sumiyoshi shrines nationwide and the most popular shrine in Osaka for New Year's visits.
Yuji + Yoko
Yuji + Yoko
February 20, 2017
Sumiyoshi Taisha is the main and most famous of over two thousand Sumiyoshi shrines found across Japan. Sumiyoshi shrines enshrine the kami (Shinto gods) who protect travelers, fishermen and sailors at sea. The shrines are therefore usually found close to harbors.
John
John
December 5, 2016
Sometimes called 'Sumiyossan' by locals, Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine is one of Osaka's oldest religious institutions. Founded in the 3rd century before the advent of Buddhism, it's one of the few shrines whose architectural styles are considered purely Japanese and free of influence from the mainland…
Yui
Yui
September 30, 2016
Traditional Japanese shrine in Osaka
Taka'S Room
Taka'S Room
September 20, 2016
the main Sumiyoshi shrine of the network which has over 2300 smaller shrines throughout the country. Believers have prayed for safe sea travel here since ancient times, and now this shrine attracts more worshippers on New Year’s Day than any other shrine in Osaka.

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Restaurant
“"Mifuku Imazato" his is very old style restaurant that serves soba and udon. ”
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Establishment
“"Jumbo Souhontenn Imazato" It has Takoyaki (Octopus ball), Okonomiyaki (Japanese pancake), and Yakisoba (Fried noodle) here. You cannot leave without eating those Osaka food. ”
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Store
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Point of Interest
“JOYSOUND玉造店/JOYSOUND tamatsukuriten It is a karaoke store. Total day from 12:00 to 5:00 ”
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Restaurant
“"Hamayaki Taro" It is a Japanese bar that serves seafood and alcohol. There is a affordable All You Can Drink. ”
  • 1 local recommends