Sarutahiko-kami、Ameno-izumeno-mikoto are worshipped as the enshrined deity asYamato-takeruno-mikoto’s praying for the coming of a deity in In KeikoEmperor era. It was called ’Doso-Shrine’ in Edo era but it was renamed to ’Saeno-Shrine’ in 1874. It enshrined together with Sague-Shrine located in Shiote in 1908. Lieutenant General Fujiwara Ason Sanekata who was the model of Hikaru-Genji in “The Tale of Genji” didn’t get off from his horse and passed by the shrine when he visited this area. It was said that he died from falling off from his horse because of his rudeness in front of the God.
|Address||Aza Nishidai1-4,Kasajima,Medeshima,Natori City|
|Parking||parking is available|
|Access||3 mins by walk from bus"Kitame uehara-Line"(Natorin-go) Dosojin-mae bus stop|
One of ‘Natori Kumano Sanja’ and it is a pillar of them
The park you can play sports in the nature and historic spots.
You can enjoy Natori city’s local foods and cultures
One of Tohoku’s biggest ancient burial mounds
This is the grave of Lieutenant General "Fujiwara Sanekata" who is said to be the model of the leading character in “The Tale of Genji”.