Five-storey Pagoda, Itsukushima Shrine

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Mark Cartwright
by xiquinhosilva
published on 30 May 2019
Five-storey Pagoda, Itsukushima Shrine Download Full Size Image

The five-storey pagoda of the Shinto Itsukushima Shrine, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The shrine was first built in the 6th century CE and greatly expanded in 1168 CE by Taira no Kiyomori (1118-1181 CE).

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