ASAKUSA SENSOJI temple, 2 more things to see

‘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

KOI fish

I recommend 2 more things to see.
7: Small stream and KOI fish
8: ASAKUSA shrine

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 .

SANJA festival in Asakusa on middle of May
SANJA festival

1 million people come here during this festival.
In the precinct of the shrine you can see street performances often.

Street performance in Asakusa shrine
Street performance by a monkey

If you visit SENSOJI temple, check them out!!
You can enjoy this area more !!

Koi fish in Sensoji temple in Asakusa
KOI fish

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