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The stage at the Kiyomizu temple
Japan

On the main stage at Kiyomizu-dera temple. "Jump off the stage at Kiyomizu" is a famous Japanese idiom means dare.

Copyright: Heiwa4126
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Uploaded: 11/04/2013
Atualizado: 25/06/2014
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