Tag Archives: Japan

Photo Of The Day: Kagura-Dono, Japan

A kagura-dono (or kagura-den) is a stage within a Shinto shrine which is used for both entertainment and religious purposes. Noh plays and kagura dances are performed here, along with Shinto weddings. Although as a Christian I am not a … Continue reading

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Photo Of The Day: A Monkey Amid Cherry Blossoms

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Japanese Sign: “Do Not Dumb Here, Not Dumb Area Here”

It actually says: “Don’t throw your garbage here”, but the English translation seems so much more profound. (H/t Phineas Fahrquar)

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Photo Of The Day: Rickshaw And Cherry Blossoms, Arashiyama

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