Sensō-ji and Meiji Jingu

Sensō-ji is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. It is Tokyo’s oldest temple, and one of its most significant. Formerly associated with the Tendai sect of Buddhism, it became independent after World War II. (Wikipedia)

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. The shrine does not contain the emperor’s grave, which is located at Fushimi-momoyama, south of Kyoto. (Wikipedia)

For: ALL SEASONS- MID SEPTEMBER,  Jo’s Monday walk : Wollaton Hall,  Ooey gooey goodness.

11 Comments

  1. The ceilings of all these building are all very intricate! Thank you for explaining your images! You saw many different things in Japan. Wonder what made the biggest impression on you this trip?
    Many thanks for sharing these cultural buildings with us at All Seasons! Have a lovely Autumn week!

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  2. Hi! Thank you very much for coming to Tokyo. I enjoyed your post very much. Sensoji is located at Asakusa. We express the same Kanji Or Chinese letters 浅草(Asakusa) 浅草寺(Sensoji). Ji means temple.

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