Obara Shrine

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Obara Shrine is known as a place to pray for safe childbirth, and was established in 852. Near the shrine is a pavilion that houses a pretty spectacular ema (Shinto wooden picture) depicting farming and will give visitors a sense of agriculture in the region hundreds of years ago.

address: 191-1 Ohara, Miwa Town, Fukuchiyama City
access: From JR Fukuchiyama station, get off at "Tamba Shimbashi" on the JR Bus Sonofuku line, and get off at "Obara" on the city bus Obara line.