Deer on the approach to Kasuga Shrine(6)
679 Playing Deers Kasuga Avenue at Nara
[ID] 1802  ( ID:1802 )
[Photographer] unknown
[Place] Nara
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 269x205
[Cabinet] 42-36-0
[Keyword] park
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From the legend that Takemikazuchinomikoto, one of the Gods worshipped at Kasuga Taisha, came to Nara on a deer from Kashima, deer have been protected as the messengers of the Gods from the ancient days.