Gozenyanagi Shrine

Gozenyanagi Shrine

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This shrine will coil round the tragic tale of the Miura Mr. whole family involved in the family argument with AndoSanesue of EIROKU years (1558-1569) Hiyama, and a harbor daimyo with a castle and AndoTakasue for TENSHO 15 years (1587).
The URA daimyo with a castle and MiuraHyogonokamiMorinaga at the time could not prevent the large force of SANESUE, but died in battle.
The wife of a nobleman (a daughter of MATSUMAE / SIMAMORINOBUHIRO, the name, Princess Koyanagi) escaped from a castle by a ship with CHIYOWAKA becoming 5 years old with a body of the expecting, but it is said that I kill myself with seven chambermaids and followed the lord of a castle after I go into labor at a Koike village with this Shinto shrine, and having laid a boy with the sinus of the old willow. It is told (1570) with time of princess 18 years old on September 1 in the Genki first year.
CHIYOWAKA which lost parents built a small shrine (HOKORA) in this place and planted the tree of the willow and escaped safely since I cheered up a soul of mother. There is Gozenyanagi great gracious god in the place where there was the willow and collects the faith of inhabitants as Yasushi deity of birth now.