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cherry blossom on Myokoen-ji temple
Japan

Appearance of Myokenji filled with full-bloomed cherry blossoms. The petal of cherry blossoms is a lot. It might be an influence of rain that fell the day before.

ex) 360Photo of different angle

Copyright: Hiroky ogawa
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6420x3210
Uploaded: 22/08/2010
Updated: 25/08/2014
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Tags: temple; cherry; sakura; gunma; takasaki; japan
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