Asuka Niimasu Shrine

Venerable old shrine and the inyo stones shaped as male and female genitals scattered

Venerable old shrine and the inyo stones shaped as male and female genitals scattered

The old shrine with solemn atmosphere. It is told that after the god gathered the other 800,000 gods to Takaichi as the leading god, he subdued in Asuka. Within the precinct line the small shrines, and the numbers of inyo stones placed are attracting people who wishes for pregnancy. Onda-matsuri held on first Sunday of February is known as an eccentric festival. The intense love scene played by Tengu and Otafuku provokes laughter.

Information

Address
708 Asuka, Takaichi, Nara, 634-0103
Access
From Kintetsu Kashiharajingu-mae Station East Exit, take Asuka sightseeing round-trip bus and get off at Asuka Daibutsu-mae bus stop, 5-minute walk
Phone
0744-54-2071 (Japanese Only)
Holidays
None
Admission
Free
Website
https://www.visitnara.jp/venues/A00860/