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Wednesday, August 17, 2005


Shrine Rope

Shrine Rope
Originally uploaded by timtak.
Shimenawa, first appearing in the mythology when it was used to rope up the cave that the Sun Goddess, Amaterasu, came out of, to make sure that she did not go back into the cave and throw the world into perpetual night once again.

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