Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine in Kyoto is the main shrine believed to have about 32,000 sub-shrines all over Japan. Located at the base of Inari, Japan, a mountain by the same name, the Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine is 233 meters above sea level. It is a beautiful shrine with many smaller shrines spanning 4 kilometers. It takes about 2 hours to walk up to all the shrines. However, the journey is worth it because of the scenic beauty, tranquility and mesmerizing architecture of the shrines. The shrine was built as a worship place, as many businesspersons, merchants and manufacturers worshipped Inari in early Japan. Thus, each torii (gate) is donated by a Japanese business.
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