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Sake Bar Hanno City Japan
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Autumn leaves at Tenranzan in Saitama Japan
Taro Tsubomura
Mt. Fuji from Asahiyama park at nightfall
Katsunori Takamatsu
Mumin Valley
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Mumin Valley - Akebono Children's Forest Park -
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Mumin House
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Red Spider Lily in Kinchakuda
Alan McLean (Albiphotography)
Kilchurn Castle , Loch Awe , Scotland
Sasa Vukovic
Shëngjin - Albania, Medova, Sveti Jovan Medovski (it. San Giovanni di Medua, en. St. John)
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The Double Arch
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Hubei Wuhan Beach Park——The wuhan Yangtze River at sunrise
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Santa Claus carries "a pig causing happiness" Ⅰ  (Shizuoka City)
Xonep peka makazakat
miki arregui
BONRETORN AFTER FIRE
Thomas Stano
Low Tide
Unkle Kennykoala
Canberra - Lake Ginninderra / John Knight Memorial Park
Akiyoshi Odagawa
Enoshima observation tower
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Undersea Bathroom
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Anaheim Stadium Home of Angel's Baseball
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San Clemente Pier
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Olympic Rythms, Art in Public Places, Brea, California
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Huntington Beach Pier
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Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California
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War Memorial Park
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Point Loma Lighthouse
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Lyon Air Museum
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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.