First visit to my guardian shrine and Meiji shrine

Meiji shrine and my guardian shrine (1 January 2021) Tokyo has a gentle and calm New year's day. Attracted by Japanese apricot's fragrance, I visited my guidian's shrine first. I always enjoy this early blooming red double Japanese apricot. It seemed fewer visitors than usual year. Then I went to Meiji shrine where much fewer … Continue reading First visit to my guardian shrine and Meiji shrine

Nikko (in a training course)

Nikko (23 02 2020) Omotemon (Front Gate) of Toshoguu Five stories pagoda Turtle stone (hiding stone of pole hole) Main road to Yomei gate Statue of three wise men (at Yomei gate) Sleeping cat (Nemuri neko) Kara gate of Main building Cyuzenji lake and Nantai mountain Ryudu (dragon head) fall Kegon fall  

Zojyouji, Kyu Shibarikyu and Hamarikyu garden

Zojyouji, Kyu Shibarikyu and Hamarikyu garden (Jan 20 2020) Start from Zojyouji temple Zojyouji temple main building and Tokyo tower From Sangedatsumon (three spirutual gate) to street outside Shiba Toshogu Shrine Kyu Shiba Rikyu garden Pine with Snow hanging Pond and skyscrapers A couple taking photo for wedding Then visit KYu Hama-rikyu garden Tea house … Continue reading Zojyouji, Kyu Shibarikyu and Hamarikyu garden