A stage in Yasaka Shrine


Stage @ Night in Yasaka Shrine Kyoto Circa Spring 2007

Yasaka Shrine ( 八坂神社) was once called Gion Shrine, located in the Gion District of Kyoto Japan. Originally buit in 656, the shrine includes several buildings, including gates, a main hall and a stage.

This shrine serve as the host of famous and annual event in Gion, the Gion Matsuri. The festival is usually around the 2nd -3rd of July.

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