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Enhiokubugotakeishimon

Upon departing the castle, the King would stop here at the Sonohyanu shrine to pray for a safe journey. As the Ryukyu kingdom spanned several islands reaching towards Taiwan and China, this was not insignificant in 16th Century ocean-going travel.

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Ryukyu Islands
Upon departing the castle, the King would stop here at the Sonohyanu shrine to pray for a safe journey. As the Ryukyu kingdom spanned several islands reaching towards Taiwan and China, this was not insignificant in 16th Century ocean-going travel.