Fushimi Inari Taisha

Oinari-san, the deity

 “Oinari-san,” the deity of Fushimi Inari Taisha, is the god of grain and agriculture that symbolizes rice (Inari god).

Inari God was originally a god who controlled a good harvest, but now it is also worshiped as a god of business prosperity, industrial prosperity, family safety, traffic safety, and improvement of performing arts.

The foxes you see a lot in the precincts are not the Inari gods, but the messenger of the Inari God.

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