Dazaifu Tenmangu Shinto Shrine, Japan

Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine take about 40 minutes from Fukuoka, it was erected in 1591 as a memorial to the wise men and poetess Sujiwa Miyazaki, who was exiled from the court of Kyoto and died in 903 AD. It has been reported that many of Kyoto’s proselytizing was due to exile. Later, he was worshiped as a manga, God of literature and culture.

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