Usa Jingu

Photos | Images of Japan: Usa Jingu, Kunisaki Peninsula, Oita Prefecture, Kyushu, Japan

Usa Jingu (宇佐神宮) in Kyushu is dedicated to Hachiman, the god of war. Hachiman is the deified spirit of the 3rd century Emperor Ojin, who may or may not have actually existed.

Usa Jingu, Kunisaki, Kyushu, Japan.

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Japan Images: Usa Jingu, Kunisaki, Oita, Kyushu, Japan