Daiganji Temple is a Buddhist temple, which is next to Itsukushima Shrine on the island of Miyajima. Daiganji Temple is an ancient Shingon Buddhist temple with strong ties to Shinto Read more [...]
Itsukushima Shrine is a Shinto Shrine on the island of Miyajima in Hiroshima Prefecture. Itsukushima Shrine was first constructed in the 6th century, but the current buildings date to the 12th century. Itsukushima Shrine is famous for its floating torii, Otorii, commonly referred to as Miyajima Torii, which appears to float on the water in bay in front of the shrine. Itsukushima Shrine is a UNESCO World Heritage Site within the “Itsukushima Shinto Shrine” listing.