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The shrine Go-o Jinja deifies wake-no-Kiyomaro (733-799) who contributed to building Heiankyo. His symbol the boar is found many places in the shrine. The shrine was moved to its present position in 1886. There are festilvals (Matsuri) related to the shrine.

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