Ancient Buddhist Temple Asakusa Tokyo
Ancient Buddhist Temple Asakusa Tokyo is the cities oldest temple. Senso-ji is the most widely visited spiritual site in the world with over 30 million visitors annually. The temple was completed in the year 645, making it Tokyo‘s oldest temple.
30 million visitors means it’s always busy here.
There are many festivals throughout the year in Asakusa, the most famous of them is the Sanja Matsuri, also known as Sanja Festival in May.
The purification process.
Ancient Buddhist Temple Asakusa Tokyo incense burner.
I’ll have one of those please…..
Let’s dress up as a Geisha
Don’t they look wonderful and happy?
Of course everyone wants a selfie with the girls. 🙂
Lining up to see inside the temple.
Lets have a closer look.
Kaminarimon or outer gate.
Hashimoto Yakusi-do Temple
Lets have a peak inside. 🙂
Another beautiful setting.
A shopping arcade at the temple entrance.
Finally the old & the new.
That’s the famous Tokyo Skytree, check out MY PHOTO BLOG from a previous trip.
One last shot of the gorgeous girls.
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