Hie Jinja shrine main building

Hie Shrine (Hie Jinja,日枝神社)

What fascinates me about Japan is how tradition and modernity are incorporated seamlessly in both social behaviors and architecture. Hie Jinja (Shrine) is a good example of the later. It is located in a modern sector of Tokyo, very close to the Japanese government buildings (Diet), and yet, the shrine offers an oasis of serenity amist the turbulent modernity of Tokyo.

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I like traveling and taking photos of Japan! I had the chance to travel there several times so I thought of writing my own little travel guide to Japan. I hope you may find here some inspiration for your next trip!
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