Kitano Tenmangu Shrine北野天満宮[ Kitano Tenman gu ]

Kitano Tenman-gū (北野天満宮) is a Shinto shrine in Kamigyō-ku, Kyoto, Japan. The shrine was first built in 947 to appease the angry spirit of bureaucrat, scholar and poet Sugawara no Michizane, who had been exiled as a result of political maneuvers of his enemies in the Fujiwara clan.

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