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At Shirakumoinari-jinja (白雲稲荷神社) there was once a temple devoted to cows (牛の宮) & their unusual guardian...

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At Shirakumoinari-jinja (白雲稲荷神社) there was once a temple devoted to cows (牛の宮) & their unusual guardian...

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KyotoDailyPhoto 840 days ago

..Kishibojin (鬼子母神). An oracle forbade the breeding of cows in the local area & so farmers famously bred horses.