Sacred Shinto Rope Shimenawa

Sacred Shinto Rope Shimenawa

A good example of a sacred rope, or shimenawa in Japanese, is found at the upper shrine of Fushimi Inari. These ropes indicates sacred landmarks.


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Country: Japan > Area: Kinki area > Prefecture: Kyōto-fu > City: Kyōto-shi > District: Inariyamakanyūchi

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