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Temizuya (Ritual Cleansing Place)(Nan-in Amulet Issuing Temple)

Temizuya (Ritual Cleansing Place)(Nan-in Amulet Issuing Temple)
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Hexagonal mizuya, the temple or shrine building to wash hands and rinsing mouth. In the centre the is a six-petaled basin surrounded by an hexagonal temizuya. An inscription inside says that it was built in 1881 (14th year of Meiji Era).

Specified Classification Cultural Property of City of Ōtsu
Location 246 Onjōji-chō, Ōtsu city, Shiga prefecture