Ise Grand shrine (Naiku)
The Ujibashi Bridge made of unpainted Japanese cypress, Hinoki, is the gateway to Naiku. In accordance with Shinto tradition, the bridge is rebuilt every twenty years previous to the regular movement of Naiku, Geku and other affiliated Shrine.The main buildings of the Naiku are famous for its architectural style. This is the oldest style in Japan, and enshrines the Sun-Goddess ("Amaterasu-Ohmikami"in Japanese).
Photo May. 26. 2008
Cross-eyed viewing Parallel Viewing