The Takinoo Shrine is located in the mountain 1km west from
Futrasan Shrine. Tagorihimeno-mikoto is enshrined there. Tagorihimeno-mikoto
is a daughter of God. Priest Kukai opened spiritual precinct
in Takinoo, and built a shrine for Tagorihimeno-mikoto. The
Tagorihimeno-mikoto is a symbol of Mt. Nyohou.
You will go up the slope in
the forest near Shiraito waterfall. Then you will pass the Lucky
Torii Gate and arrive at Roumon gate of Takinoo Shrine.
There will be Haiden
oratory, Karamon gate and Honden main hall after you passed
the Roumon gate. These are designated as important cultural
Present shrine was originally
located on upper right of Shiraito waterfall, but moved to present
place in 1645. Three giant cedars stand on the back of Honden
main hall, and stone Torii gate and lanterns are put around.
According to a legend, this spot was where Tagorihimeno-mikoto
appeared. In this precinct, there are matchmaking bamboo grass
and offspring stone.