Zen of the Mountains

Category: Outdoor Scenes

 

Photo and caption by Ludo Kanta

After 3 hours of climbing from Murodo,Tateyama,Japan,we reached the Oyama Shrine,on the top of the Mt. Oyama(3003m),just in time to attend a shinto ceremony at the shrine.After simple ceremony,which included symbolic spiritual purification and sharing a cap of sake(japanese rice wine)the shinto priest shared with us the view over his "Dieceze"

Location: Toyama ken,Tateyama Mountain range,Mt.Oyama(3003m)

 

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