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mid-morning Ibe Shrine, Takefu

mid-morning Ibe Shrine, Takefu

The signboard at the base of the mountain lists 3 deities associated with this place and points to the impressive collection of boulders here as the natural feature that has attracted awe and respect for centuries among residents and pilgrims to this small mountain standing above the valley floor about 1.5 km north of city center. This being a national holiday, the traffic is relatively light in the middle of the morning, day-trippers already gone and those relaxing at home going about on foot or bicycle.

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Photo taken @ Echizen-shi on 2 November 2017 (© pix-l / Flickr)

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