JAPAN PHOTOS by Philbert Ono

*Be sure to wear a mask when traveling.


Last additions - Yoshinogari Historical Park 吉野ヶ里歴史公園
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MuseumAug 14, 2005
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Inside museumAug 14, 2005
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JR Yoshinogari Koen StationAug 14, 2005
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StorehousesAug 14, 2005
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Store house for sacred offeringsSacred offerings for the gods such as sake and silk were made and stored in these huts.Aug 14, 2005
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Inside a storehouseAug 14, 2005
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Burial moundsA large clay pot served as the coffin.Aug 14, 2005
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Inside main worship hall, meeting roomAug 14, 2005
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Inside main worship hall, ancestral prayersAug 14, 2005
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Religious and ceremonial areaYoshinogari is a huge historical park near Yoshinogari Koen Station on the JR Nagasaki Line, not too far from Saga Station.

The park consists of a number of areas, each having a distinct function. This area has buildings used for religious ceremonies.
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Main worship hallThis is the largest structure with three floors. One was used for ancestral worship and another floor was used for important meetings.Aug 14, 2005
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Watch towerAug 14, 2005
 
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