Imado Shrine

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You Travel with a Partner? Visit Imado Shrine!

If you have a partner and you want to make the bond stronger, then Imado Shrine would be recommendable. Imado Shrine is known as the power of accomplishing one’s love. Not only people who are looking for their partner, but also people who already have their partner pay a homage there.

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By the way, “konkatsu” has been the big trend among Japanese people who desire to marry a good partner. Both Japanese men and women work so hard that they can’t have enough time to go out with a partner. So several special events or activities that help them find a steady and even get married is often featured now in Japan. The events or activities are “konkatsu“.

As the konkatsu boom dominates Japan, Imado Shrine became more popular than it used to be. Hiroyuki Ehara, a famous Japanese TV character who deal with spiritual power, once recommended Imado Shrine to visit, and several other characters said this shrine surely has a power.

In addition, Imado Shrine is also well-known for as the origin of maneki-neko which is so common lucky charm in Japan. You can see many cats(“maneki-neko” means “beckoning cat”) in Imado Shrine in many places. And it is also said that a legendary swordsman in the Meiji period, Souji Okita died there. Regardless of your status, Imado Shrine will bring you the best result.

Basic Info

Name Imado Shrine
Opening Hours 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Address 1-5-22, Imado, Taitou-ku, Tokyo
Access 15 minute walk from Asakusa Station

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