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Meiji Shrine - this is the most famous Shinto Shrine dedicated to the Emperor Meiji and his consort

Meiji Shrine - this is the most famous Shinto Shrine dedicated to the Emperor Meiji and his consort. To see traditional Japanese wedding, come on the weekend.

Toshogu Shrine, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. Built in 1617 (Edo period), in dedication to Tokugawa Ieyasu as the founder of the Tokugawa Shogunate

A spectacular Shinto Shrine dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu, the founder of the Tokugawa shogunate who died in The richly decorated gate is called "higurashi-no-mon," meaning that one could look at it until sundown

Meiji Shrine north gate | 2 Aussie Travellers

A visit to Meiji Shrine in Tokyo

Shimogamo Shrine, Kyoto, Japan: photo by William Corey

Shimogamo Shrine, Kyoto, by William Corey. Shimogamo Shrine in Japanese, is the common name of an important Shinto sanctuary in the Shimogamo district of Kyoto city's Sakyō ward. Its formal name is Kamo-mioya-jinja by MyohoDane

Meiji Jingu Shrine, Torii gate. Meiji-jingu is open sunrise to sunset. Admission is free. --- #Tokyo #Shrine 明治人具

Torii gate at Meiji Jingu Shrine, Tokyo, Japan - Full of dignity and very calming

While it’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of Tokyo life, visiting a temple can be a very calming and valuable life experience that you are sure to take something from with TheCultureTrip.com

Most Beautiful Temples in Tokyo

Travel Inspiration for Japan - Meiji Shrine, located in Shibuya, Tokyo, is the Shinto shrine that is dedicated to the deified spirits of Emperor Meiji and his wife, Empress Shōken.

Japanese Temple, Kyoto

The red gate you see in the picture is the gate (torii) for one of the shrines in Kyoto, Japan. The color red is a charm against evil spirits for many shrines across Japan. Colors can have different meanings and messages around the world.

What to do at a Japanese Shinto Shrine (Jinja)…..A temizuya at a shrine in Nagano, Japan

How to Visit a Shinto Shrine (Japanese Shrine)

What to do at a Japanese Shinto Shrine (Jinja)….A temizuya at a shrine in Nagano, Japan

Ancient Torii at Tateyama, Japan. A torii (鳥居, literally a bird abode) is a traditional Japanese gate most commonly found at the entrance of or within a Shinto shrine, where it symbolically marks the transition from the profane to the sacred.

ancient torii at Tateyama. A torii (鳥居, bird abode) is a traditional Japanese gate commonly found at the entrance to a Shinto shrine, where it symbolically marks the transition from the profane to the sacred.

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