Kagami Tsukuri Shrine
|Address||816 Yao, Tawaramoto-cho, Shiki-gun, Nara|
Kagami Tsukuri Shrine (Kagami Tsukuri Niimasu Amaterasu Mitama Shrine) is a Grand Shrine recorded in the ancient text Engishiki and is enshrined in the village of Kagami Tsukuri, also recorded in the ancient dictionary Wamyosho. It is dedicated to the gods Amateru Kuniteru Hiko Hoakari, Shikori Domeno Mikoto, and Ameno Nukadokono Mikoto which have been believed to be the gods of mirror casting since ancient times. The shrine treasure is the Sanshin Nijukhyo, an ancient mirror decorated with gods and animals, which is thought to be a chipped version of the Sankaku Buchi Shinjukyo (triangular rimmed mirror).
Otaue Matsuri Festival
Date: Sunday around to February 21
Aki Matsuri Festival
Date: Saturday and Sunday in mid-October.
※The Akari no Matsuri will be held on Saturday night.