Tag Archives: Nara

[Photoblog] Special Night above Takamatsuzuka

Looking down the ancient ruins from the sky…Very rare experience, isn’t it?☆Taken from neighbouring area of Takamatsuzuka tomb. Copyright(C) Miki →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!

[Photoblog] Moon Viewing

  According to Miki, the photographer, this was the first time to have lighting from Hozan-ji Temple to Ikoma Station this year♪♪And look, there was a red, round moon!Taken is…

[Photoblog] Nigatsu-do Hall and Full Moon

Beautiful moon\(^o^)/ Miki, the photographer thought that it was supposed to be the 17th night, but looked like 13th night Lol Taken on Jushichiya Festival at Nigatsu-do Hall of Todai-ji Temple….

[Photoblog] Red Chinese Phoenix

Here comes a flying red Chinese phoenix made by bamboo ~♪Taken at where believed to be the Asuka Itabukino-Miya Place. Copyright(C) Miki →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!

[Photoblog] Asuka Daibutsu

This is the oldest Buddhist statue in Japan. Emperor Suiko requested a sculpture of Buddhist statue in 606.According to Miki, the photographer, you can take a picture of this Buddhist…

[Photoblog] Pray for Ancestors

Miki, the photographer found approx. 2,500 pieces of lanterns here, and she found them very glorious!She visited this place, hoping to take a picture of temple under blue sky, but…

[Photoblog] Lantern of Kasuga Grand Shrine

Taken on the day of Chugen Mantoro festival at Kasuga Grand Shrine. Copyright(C) Miki →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!

[Photoblog] Rice Terrace in Autumn

Weather is getting nicer and more comfortable as it is getting less hot in the evening♪♪Taken is rice terrace in Asuka, Nara. Copyright(C) Miki →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is…

[Photoblog] Girls on Summer Festival Night

They were probably looking forward to this festival!According to Miki, the photographer, these girls flied upstairs^^The picture looks pretty quiet, but it seemed to be very lively with traditional festival…

[Photoblog] Miko Ladies who Serve Deities

This picture was taken just before the main gate of the shrine shut,so those miko ladies were clearing up.Taken on the day of Chugen mantoro festival at Kasuga Grand Shrine….

[Photoblog] Shrine Gate on Festival Night

Due to heavy rain disaster occurred 2 years ago, lantern floating is no longer taken place during this festival; however, Miki, the photographer managed to see a beautifully illuminated shrine…