Mitoshinokami/äÎ_ and Tamahimenomikoto/ÊP½ are enshrined.
Local ruling family of this area enshrined them to pray for the prosperity and good harvests
with Japan's ancient ethnic thought: Mother the land produces conception with a father, the grace of heaven.
Mitoshinokami/äÎ_: Grandson of Susano-no-mikoto fûj¸. Son of Otoshi-no-kami åÎ_.
Responsible for agriculture. Protectorate god of the prosperity and good harvests
Tamahimenomikoto/ÊP½: Princess of Oaratanomikoto årc½ who is the original pioneer of the Owari area.
Owari Takeinadatenomikoto 's îí½ wife. Godess of love, having a healthy baby and easy delivery.
Rich Harvest Festival is held on March 15 of each year.
|Tagata Shrine main gate||main shrine|
|There are many images of male symbol in the shrineyard.
Simbol of the prosperity and good harvests.
|Even a bell ...||offerings||offering|
|couples want to have healthy babies||lots of ema||I hope their wish come true !|
|a pair of stone sexual organs|
152, Tagata-cho, Komaki City, Aichi Pref.
Get off at Tagata-Jinja-mae@cãp_ÐO Sta. on the Meitetsu Komaki Line.
Get off at Tagatajinja-mae Sta.
Walk to the southwest approx 200m.
From the station, just follow the people headed to the festival.
Walk 5 minutes.
Tagata Shrine Rich Harvest Festival/LNÕ Hounenmatsuri (Very popular and funny festival)
<Shrine and Temple near Tagata Shrine>
Ooagata Jinja (Shrine)---Kind of a couple shrine with Tagata Jinja --Ooagata Jinja Hounen Festival
Mama Knnon --Temple for praying breast feeding