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Samurai residence in Matsusaka
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Panorama tmp 1948
Masao Nagata
Mini Camping Car
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Shitennouji Temple
Yoshimasa TAKEDA
Tsukiyomi no miya
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Panorama tmp 1701
Yasuhiro Muranaka
Geku1
Yasuhiro Muranaka
Geku2
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Devil's Town (Đavolja Varoš)
Matt Nolan
Waiting for better weather on the Jago River
G.B.
Devil's Town (Đavolja Varoš) - inside
Marian Wozny
Burg Tzschocha
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manif place de la Resistance 20101016 Quimper
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Тоннелепроходческий щит Herrenknecht-10690 в тоннельном комплексе № 5
Jonas Nosalis
THE SAIDĖ STREAM
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Manif place de la Resistance Quimper
Matt Nolan
Campfire on the Jago River
Matt Nolan
Outcrop learning on McCall Glacier
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Mt.karasawa west ridge near peak of Mt.karasawa
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Panorama tmp 1948
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Dsc 1122 panorama
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Steep ridge called Umanose.
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Panorama tmp 1711
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Mt.Yari
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Peak of Mt,Yari(3180m)
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岳沢の万年雪
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Panorama tmp 1662
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Good morning! Hotaka mountain range
More About Japan

The eight islands of Japan sprang into existence through Divine Intervention.The first two gods who came into existence were Izanagi no Mikoto and Izanami no Mikoto, the Exalted Male and Exalted Female. It was their job to make the land for people to live on.They went to the bridge between heaven and earth and, using a jewel-encrusted halberd, Izanagi and Izanami churned up the sea into a frothy foam. As salty drips of water fell from the tip of the halberd the first island was formed. Its name was Onogoro.So far, so good. But when Izanagi and Izanami first met on their island, Izanami spoke to Isanagi without being spoken to first. Since she was the female, and this was improper, their first union created badly-formed offspring who were sent off into the sea in boats.The next time they met, Izanagi was sure to speak first, ensuring the proper rules were followed, and this time they produced eight children, which became the islands of Japan.I'm sure you did not fail to miss the significance of this myth for the establishment of Japanese formal society.At present, Japan is the financial capital of Asia. It has the second largest economy in the world and the largest metropolitan area (Tokyo.)Technically there are three thousand islands making up the Japanese archipelago. Izanagi and Izanami must have been busy little devils with their jewelled halberd...Japan's culture is highly technical and organized. Everything sparkles and swooshes on silent, miniaturized mechanisms.They're a world leader in robotics, and the Japanese have the longest life-expectancy on earth.Text by Steve Smith.