Japanese-style Clothing Looks Nice With Asakusa

Young woman wearing Kimono coming out of Senso-ji
Shot at Senso-Ji, a Buddhist temple in Asakusa, Tokyo tetsuOzawa

The young woman wearing a Kimono came out of the main hall of Senso-Ji

Many people came to Senso-Ji to offer prayers. It is very popular with both local people and tourists. And it is believed this Buddhist temple is the oldest temple in Tokyo and was built in 628.

A young woman wearing a Kimono, a Japanese traditional dress just came out from the main hall with her boyfriend. Because the sun was strong, she opened her sunshade immediately. And they vanished into the crowd. I thought the traditional costume matched well with the traditional place.

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About Senso-ji

Sensō-ji (金龍山浅草寺, Kinryū-zan 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. Adjacent to the temple is a five-story pagoda, the Asakusa Shinto shrine, as well as many shops with traditional goods in the Nakamise-dōri. The Sensoji Kannon t...

Kimono rental in Asakusa

Visiting Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples with wearing Kimono makes the experience much better. And there are some rental shops in Asakusa.

Where is Senso-Ji?

PHOTO DATA

No

1

Shooting Date

Aug 2004

Posted On

December 1, 2004

Place

Senso-Ji, Tokyo

Genre

Street Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

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