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English Reference for jinja (じんじゃ)

noun Shinto shrine
Example sentences
New Year shrine visit; which shrines are potent
Kyoto is famous for its shrines and temples
On New Year's Day many Japanese go to the shrine to worship
The shrine was built two hundred years ago
That ancient ruin was once a shrine
On New Year's Day, many people visit neighborhood shrines
"I've heard about it, Koichi" "You don't need to say anything more, I know. It's the summer festival incident at the shrine, right?
"By the way, do you know what a Shinto shrine is?" "I've a little bit of knowledge on the subject. It's a religious facility where that which is the object of worship, that called the genius loci, is enshrined.
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