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The twin pagoda

Published November 12th, 2013

There are two beautiful pagodas in Yakushi-ji temple. The style is distinctive and they are third-story pagodas. Last week the repair of the East pagoda was open to the public. It was a very interesting construction site. This story is about the twin pagodas(the east and west).

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The story of Deer-Antler-Cutting Ceremony

Published October 26th, 2013

There is Roku-en(鹿苑) in Nara park. Deer-Antler-Cutting Ceremony is held every year in this place. I visited to Roku-en and enjoyed the ceremony. It was traditional and majestic.

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Maiko portraits

Published September 23rd, 2013

Last year there was a photo session of Maiko in Chion-in Kyoto.I took many photographs of Maiko in that temple. Many photographers joined this session and all day they took many photographs. I found there the charm of Maiko. Thanks for stopping by my Maiko portrait!

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