Established in: 651
Kasama Inari Shrine is one of the Inari Shrine located in Kasama city, Ibaraki Prefecture. It is considered as one of the three major Inari Shrines in Japan. About 3.5 million visitors worsihp every years.
As the god of the root of life, Inari is highly respected for farming, industry, merchant and fishing.
Kasama Inari shrine was established in 651. Many Daiyo of Kasama had shown the respect of Inari and donated many properties.
The main hall was constructed in 1854 and designated as the national important historical assets. Also, the main gate was constructed in 1814.
Official Web: http://www.kasama.or.jp/