Itsukushima Shrine


Mark Cartwright
by C.K. Tse
published on 31 May 2019
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A view of the torri and stilted buildings at the Itsukushima Shrine, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. Traditionally founded in the 6th century Ce but extensively remodelled in the 12th century CE.

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