On the left is the main approach to the Hatimangu Shrine, one of
the largest in Kamakura. It is devoted to "Hatiman", a god
of war, and was established by Minamoto Yoriyoshi, the
man that later ruled Japan from Kamakura during the
Right is a performance stage in front of the main staircase leading to the shrine.
Every September Hatimangu holds a large festival, that among other things, has a traditional dancing display and a Yabusame - or archery on horseback - demonstration.
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