Shimenawa are those ropes you’ll see a lot in Japan, mostly in and around shrines. They indicate a holy area, or a sacred thing such as a tree, or a rock. This shimenawa can be seen in the main yard of Meiji Jingu.

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Nikon D810 + 135mm f/2 DC

Shimenawa: handmade holy rope

| Photos of Japan, Pierre Caillaut |
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