"Jinyosha." Nikko Things to Do Tip by Sharrie

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<BR><b>Jinyosha:</b> The building in which the <i>mikoshi</i> are stored (Mikoshi-gura).
<BR>An important element of Shinto are festival processions. The <i>kami</i> are carried through the streets in <i>mikoshi</i> (palanquins) by people in special dresses.

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  • Written Sep 16, 2002
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