A sacred rope called Shimenawa was spanned between the trees

Sacred rope in Meiji Jingu
Shot at Meiji Jingu, a Shinto shrine in Harajuku, Tokyo
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In front of the prayers' hall, two tall gingko tree were towering. And a rope connected them. The rope which is lengths of braided rice straw rope is used for ritual purification in the Shinto religion.

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PHOTO DATA

No

5519

Shooting Date

Apr 2011

Posted On

June 16, 2011

Modified On

July 8, 2020

Place

Harajuku, Tokyo

Genre

Street Photography

Camera

OLYMPUS PEN E-P2

Lens

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42MM

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