Pine trees at Karasaki,Lake Biwa(3)
744 Karasaki Old Pine Tree at Biwa Lake
[ID] 1790  ( ID:1790 )
[Photographer] unknown
[Place] Shiga
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 267x205
[Cabinet] 42-24-0
[Keyword] view/flowers and trees/lake
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The Karasaki pine trees from Lake Biwa. Pines with branches spread out in the form of an umbrella were revered as dwellings of deities. Many torii are built facing the lake. The branches are held up by supporting poles.