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Popular Power Spot to Pray For Success in Exam -Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, Kyoto


Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, dedicated to Sugawara Michizane, scholar and politician worshiped as “the god of academics”, is a popular power spot to pray for success in exams.
Also it’s popular as an autumn-foliage-viewing-spot. At Momiji-en garden in the compound of the shrine, you will command a fantastic scenery brightly colored by red, yellow and gold leaves.

Momiji-en garden open from Oct 25-Dec 4(9:00-16:00)
Night Illumination available from Nov 12-Dec 4 (after sunset to 20:00)
 
Access: City bus No.50 or 101 from JR Kyoto Sta.
City bus No 203 from Demachiyanagi Sta. on Keihan Railway
 http://kitanotenmangu.or.jp/top_en.php


 
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