Izumo Taisha Hitachi Shrine (Kasama City)
Established in 1992, this shrine is a branch shrine for the well known Izumo Taisha Shrine located in Shimane Prefecture. The main shrine building is made from hinoki (Japanese cypress) wood and features a large shimenawa (sacred rope) in front.
The shrine enshrines Okuninishi-no-okami, also known as Daikoku-sama, who people pray to ask for good in luck in marriage, business and health.
The shrine grounds are also home to a glass-blowing studio and restaurant.