Toshogu Shrine,Nikko(2)
Temple of Nikko. 24 二十四
[ID] 4755  ( ID:4755 )
[Photographer] Usui Shuzaburo
[Album] Usui Shuzaburo (album)
[Place] Nikko
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 260x210
[Cabinet] 94-3-0
[Keyword] shrine/Shogun/Nikko Toshogu
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The buildings of Nikko Toshogu are seen from the west. The main shrine is in the centre. The part one level lower than the main shrine is the "Ishi-no-ma" (Stone Room). The Hall of Worship is partially visible on the far right. Behind the stone walls in the background is the "Okusha" (inner shrine) containing the tomb of Tokugawa Ieyasu. Carvings of tapirs are visible above the doors of the main hall.