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In the former Takase area, the Shinto purification ritual (to drive away bad fortunes from the village) is called Magagoto Nagashi.It used to be held in Kiribuchi Hachimangu Shrine by the followers of Kiribuchi, but the 17 shrines of Takase village were combined to transform Akase Shrine to Takase Shrine in 1909. Today, the followers of Kiribuchi still holds the ceremony on July 24th.

Last updated: 25 April, 2018

24 July, 2018

Takase Shrine

Nakadakase, Tomioka-shi, Gumma 370-2333

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