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Okino-gu Shrine

44 Onoyamacho | Onoyama Park, Naha 900-0026, Okinawa Prefecture
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self driven attraction

It is a nice place, but there are no guides. Lots of photo ops and some beautiful gardens and... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
Becky H
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Bossier City, Louisiana
Peacefull

Never knew the meaning of the Shrine. I was fortunate to have a local explain to me and even... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Zapplus2
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Huntley/Chicago Illinois
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  • Excellent27%
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  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
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28 Dec 2016
“self driven attraction”
15 Sep 2016
“Peacefull”
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44 Onoyamacho | Onoyama Park, Naha 900-0026, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

It is a nice place, but there are no guides. Lots of photo ops and some beautiful gardens and statues. Small and peaceful right next to a public beach right down town!

Thank Becky H
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Never knew the meaning of the Shrine. I was fortunate to have a local explain to me and even suggest I go up and pray. If you are a spiritual person it’s a must.

Thank Zapplus2
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Well, please keep in mind, Shinto or Buddism are not the native ryukyu religion. Shinto shrines were imposed here by japanese occupations. But it is an interesting mix of things here , and okinawan, in their peacefull approach can accept / tolerate maybe also this...More

Thank Shinmyoken
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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

It's a santoist shrine! It's beautiful cause it has the sea above, a little bit small thou, but full of color and meaning. It's s good visit if you are in the island. Remember come and visit before 16:00 hours or u are gonna find...More

Thank Eric R
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Reviewed 1 January 2015

Most of the culturally significant sites were taken over by the Japanese at the Meji Restoration in the mid 1860's as Shinto Shrines. This shrine is Okinawan for those who understand the cultural and religious diferences. It also holds a Buddhist shrine for miscarried children.

Thank Tom T
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