‘ASAKUSA SENSOJI temple, 2 more things to see’
If you visit SENSOJI temple in ASAKUSA, you will enjoy
1: Thunder gate( 雷門)
2: NAKAMISE shopping street
3: Smoke purification
4: Cleans hands
5: Prayer in main hall
6: Ceiling pictures
I recommend 2 more things to see.
7: Small stream and KOI fish
8: ASAKUSA shrine
If you pray at the main hall, go down left stairs . There is a small stream which making tranquil sound and stone bridge. You can see a lot of colorful KOI fish under the bridge.
If you go down right stairs, there is a ASAKUSA shrine. This shrine dedicated to the 3 founders of this shrine and SENSOJI temple.
These 3 people are the deities of SANJA ( 3 guys) festival , which is one of the biggest festivals in Tokyo of middle of May .
1 million people come here during this festival.
In the precinct of the shrine you can see street performances often.
If you visit SENSOJI temple, check them out!!
You can enjoy this area more !!
I’m Nobu, one heart enjoy together!!!