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Visit the Heian Shrine in Kyoto, Japan

  • Aired: 1/25/2010
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Take a tour of Heian Shrine in Kyoto, Japan € part of the World € s Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. Located in Kyoto, Japan, the elegant Heian Shrine is one of the revered Shinto Shrines. Built in the mid 1890's, this shrine is dedicated to 2 emperors - the first and the last emperor of the old capital. Besides being a tourist attraction, the shrine also serves as the spiritual center of the nation as a whole.

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