Category Archives: Japan

Kyoto Tower Reflected in the North Facade of Kyoto Station, Kyoto, Kansai, Honshu, Japan More images: Kyoto Stock Images | Japan Stock Images | Travel Stock Photography

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Copper Lanterns at Kyozo Sutra Archive at Kaikozan Hase-dera Temple, Kaikozan Hase-dera Temple, Kamakura, Honshu, Japan More images: Kamakura Stock Images | Japan Stock Images | Travel Stock Photography

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Black Matsumoto Castle, Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture, Chubu region, Honshu Island, Japan More images: Matsumoto Stock Images | Japan Stock Images | Travel Stock Photography

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Gate Tower Building and Hanshin Expressway, Osaka, Kansai, Honshu, Japan I made this photo of the Nishi-Umeda (West-Umeda) skyscrapers in Osaka, Japan from the top floor of the Floating Garden Observatory in Umeda Sky Building. You can see the Gate Tower Building on the right and Hanshin Expressway. The Gate Tower Building is one of […]

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Ema, Prayer Tablets, at Kaikozan Hase-dera Temple, Kaikozan Hase-dera Temple, Kamakura, Honshu, Japan Ema are small wooden plaques on which Shinto worshippers write their prayers or wishes. The ema are then left hanging up at the shrine, where the kami (spirits or gods) receive them. They bear various pictures, often of animals or other Shinto […]

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