• View of Uyeno Tokio

    This photo was taken near the entrance of Uyeno [Ueno] park looking onto the lake (Shinobazu-no-ike). The Benten Shrine stands on the island in the background. A torii (traditional Japanese Gate) stan…

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  • Asakusa Temple at Tokio

    The Asakusa District and its complex of shrines and Buddhist temples is still a popular tourist magnet today. To the left, a large pagoda rises up into the sky. The structures are built out of heavily…

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  • Nikko

    This photograph captures the densely forested mountainside at one of the entrances to what is perhaps a secluded shrine. Two ornate lampposts flank the gate to the stairs leading up the hillside. The…

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  • Nikko

    A popular print purchased by many tourists, this view is of Nikko Park before the entrance of the temple grounds. A pond and well tended plants ar visible in the foreground; a miniature stone pagoda s…

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  • Ancestral Worship

    An ancestral shrine, possibly around Nikko. A man kneels before the shrine.

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  • Asakusa Temple at Tokio

    The Asakusa District and its complex of shrines and Buddhist temples is still a popular tourist magnet today. To the right, a large pagoda rises up into the sky. The structures are built out of heavil…

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  • Great Imambara Mosque, Lucknow

    This photograph depicts two buildings: The building on the left is the Asfi Mosque and the building on the right is the Bara Imambara (a Shia Muslim shrine). This site is known as the Bara Imambara co…

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  • Steps leading to Iye Yasu's [Iyeyasu] grave (Nikko)

    Steps leading to the high point of the Tokugawa Ieyasu Mausoleum winding up to the tomb of Ieyasu (1543-1616) at Nikko, Japan. The Japanese cedars, which Nikko is known for, surround the stairway. It…

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