Here is the entrance of Sensoji temple, the oldest temple in Tokyo. Thunder God and Wind God welcome you at Kaminarimon gate. It's terrific ! This gate leads to Nakamise shopping street and main pray hall.
About 250 meters streets spotted with 290 shops are attracting visitors. Japanese sweet, gifts, souvenirs, and clothes,, The big wave of people are winding along the streets.
Sweets topped with large strawberry is popular. It looks like a gem.
The five-storied-pagoda and Hozomon gate are shining themselves in the night. They are stunning scene. !
A pagoda is originally tower building housing relics of Buddha's body. And their roofs mean principal elements of the world. The number of roofs are odds number like three or five. Not even munmber. The reason is,,,,,
This is main hall of Sensoji temple. The statue of Kannon Bodisattva is enshrined inside the hall. It is believed to be found in the 9th century in the Sumida river by fishermen brothers.
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