Itsukushima Shrine (厳島神社 Itsukushima-jinja) is a Shinto shrine on the island of Itsukushima (popularly known as Miyajima), best known for its "floating" torii gate. It is in the city of Hatsukaichi in Hiroshima Prefecture in Japan. The shrine complex is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Japanese government has designated several buildings and possessions as National Treasures.
Have you already planned events of new year day?
A lot of Japanese people have a practice to go to shrine on new years day.
We call it HATSUMOUDE!
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Towada Hachimantai National Park this morning, Hachimantai.
Altitude 1300 m. Powder snow shining in the morning sun.
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