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Kumano Kodo (Shioya-oji Shrine)

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Shioya-oji Shrine
One of the ninety-nine satellite shrines of the Kumano Kodo, Shioya-oji Shrine, is also known as the "beauty oji".
The reason for this is because it is said if you pray at this shrine you will give birth to a beautiful girl. Shops near the shrine sell votive pictures.
Those hoping for a daughter should visit the shrine once.

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