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Shiba Daijingu

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  • Other Names: 芝神明 (Shiba Shinmei)
  • Japanese: 芝大神宮 (Shiba Daijinguu)

Shiba Daijingû is a Shinto shrine in the Shiba neighborhood of Tokyo which was historically the chief center of Ise worship in Edo.

Located just east of Zôjô-ji, Shiba Shrine and its surrounding monzenchô area were lively centers of entertainments and activity in the Edo period.

References

  • Gallery labels, "Utagawa Toyokuni – A man who surpassed Sharaku," Ôta Memorial Museum of Art, Sept 2019.
  • Gallery labels, National Museum of Japanese History (Rekihaku).[1]
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