Kibitsu Shrine


Kibitsu Shrine, is a Shinto shrine in Okayama, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. The Honden-Haiden is a National Treasure and the sole exemplar of the kibitsu-zukuri style of architecture, although the Soshidō of Hokekyō-ji is now believed to have been modeled thereon. Wikipedia



931 Kibitsu, Kita Ward, Okayama, 701-1341 (Directions)


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