The Daily Manila Shimbun


Shinto torii gates

October 25, 2017

KYOTO- A Japanese woman clad in kimono walks through a series of Shinto torii gates at Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto city, Japan, 24 October 2017 (issued 25 October). Torii gates are often found at the entrance of Shinto shrines and are believed to symbolize the transition from the sacred to the profane worlds. Kyoto's Fushimi Inari Shrine is considered the most popular tourist destination in Japan. Jiji Press