Shot at Meiji Jingu, a Shinto shrine in Harajuku, Tokyo. Shimenawa, a rice straw rope used for ritual purification, was spanned between trees in the precinct. And two shide, zigzag-shaped paper streamer, were hung from it. The building in the background was the hall of worship.
There was a small Shinto shrine in the streets. Some zigzag-shaped papers called Shide wer…(more)
Thick rope called Shimenawa was hung at the facade of the prayer hall. It is lengths of br…(more)
A cat was sitting and looking at my camera at the entrance of a shrine as if it was a gate…(more)
Some people stood under the thick rope and threw coins to it. They said lucky would come w…(more)
The thick rope is called as 'SHIMENAWA'. And it guards not to come unclean things into the…(more)
Shot in Nezu Shrine. A boy was playing in the shrine.
The Emperor Meiji was enshrined here. A mother was walking the court in front of the main…(more)
A man wearing a hunting cap was walking the precinct. The building in the background was a…(more)
The approach was shaded by the trees. And a woman wearing a hat and another woman putting…(more)
The ground floor of the building was a greengrocery and many people were buying in the sho…(more)
The boy was sitting in a small cafe and drink a cup of coffee. And he was in a contemplati…(more)
A man wearing a hat was waiting at the spotlight. There was a torii in the other side of t…(more)