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Nachi Falls / Hiro Shrine and Replacement of Shimenawa

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Nachi Falls / Hiro Shrine and Replacement of Shimenawa
Hiro Shrine is a Kumano Nachi Shrine, which enshrines Nachi Falls.
The shrine is believed to have started when Emperor Jinmu enshrined Nachi Falls and revered Onamuchi-no-Kami deity (Okuninushi-no-Mikoto deity).
Later, its name changed to Hiro Gongen. Today itfs called Hiro Shrine.

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