Shikoku

Kotohira

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Kotohira
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The main appeal of the small town of Kotohira is a Shinto temple, Konpira-san, which stands on top of Mt Zozu (521m). A prominent religious site since the 11C, it welcomes nearly 4 million pilgrims every year.Kotohira is also home to Japan's oldest surviving kabuki playhouse, the Kanamaru-za (1835).

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Kanamaru-za playhouse
Kanamaru-za playhouse
During the Edo period, playhouses,...
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Kotohira-gu shrine (Konpira-san) Kotohira-gu shrine (Konpira-san)
Kotohira-gu shrine (Konpira-san)
Kotohira-gu shrine, frequently...
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