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    12 Beautiful Shinto Shrines That Will Knock Your Socks Off

    Shintō is Japan's native religion. The practice centers around the worship of kami, which are honored at shrines throughout the island chain. These are some of the most fantastic shrines that you can find.

    1. Ise Grand Shrine (伊勢神宮)

    2. Fushimi Inari Taisha (伏見稲荷大社)

    3. Meiji Jingu (明治神宮)

    4. Itsukushima Shrine (厳島神社)

    5. Nishinomiya Jinja (西宮神社)

    6. Oyama Jinja (雄山神社)

    7. Akiba Shrine (秋葉神社)

    8. Izumo Grand Shrine (出雲大社)

    9. Isaniwa Jinja (伊佐爾波神社)

    10. Kasuga Grand Shrine (春日大社)

    11. Shirayama Hime Shrine (白山比咩神社)

    12. Miyajidake Shrine (宮地嶽神社)