Dennis A. Amith

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The One about Revisiting Namiyoke Inari Shrine in Tsukiji

One of the things that irks me is when I visited an area and then after further doing research for my blog post, I realize that I forgot to explore other areas of a location, a temple, a shrine, etc. by forgetting to turn a corner. That can be said of Namiyoke Inari Shrine in Tsukiji.  What’s interesting is I took many photos when I was last there and I did a thorough blog post […]

The One about Namiyoke Inari Shrine in Tsukiji

If you are at Tsukiji Fish Market and near the area where the auction takes place, not far to the right of the area is another small temple that serves to protect the Tsukiji Fish Market known as Namiyoke Inari Shrine (which means “protection from waves”). The reason for the name is because at one time, waves would make it difficult for those in the market because the land was often washed away by the […]