Nogi Jinja Shrine
A Shrine Filled with Greenery, Offering Blessings in Victory, Study and Marital Harmony
A Meiji Era soldier named Nogi and his wife are enshrined here. The achievements of his lifetime are said to provide blessings to those seeking luck in victory or scholarship.
What’s more, since the origin of this shrine is based on a couple, and the god of marital harmony is enshrined here, it’s a popular place to hold wedding ceremonies. The 2 lucky charms for marital harmony sold here are such hits that they have become difficult to get.
On the fourth Sunday of the month, what is said to be the oldest antique market in the Kanto Area is held along the shrine approach.
- This shrine offers blessings in marital harmony as well as luck in victory and scholarship.
- The lucky charms called “Yori-sohi” and “Tsure-sohi” are sold here.
- Single diners may also enjoy lunch at Nogizaka Club, the restaurant used as a party venue.
- Name in Japanese
- Postal Code
- 8-11-27 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo
- No holidays
6:00 am-5:00 pm
*The Treasure House and Prayer Reception Area are open from 9:00 to 5:00 pm
- 1 minute on foot from Exit 1 of Nogizaka Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line
- Official Website
- Official Website (English)
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