Kitano Tenmangu

Autumn colors
Kitano Tenmangu is well known as a shrine dedicated to Sugawara Michizane, a scholar and politician who was exiled unfairly by his political rivals many years ago. He is associated with Tenjin, the god of literature or calligraphy and many students come to wish for good fortune in their upcoming exams. Dazaifu Tenmangu in Fukuoka which i visited previously is built over the grave of Sugawara Michizane.
Autumn colors
Autumn colors
Mystique
Mystique
Checking the grounds
Checking the grounds
Outside the main area
Outside the main area
Lanterns
Lanterns
Inside the main area
Inside the main area
Local cows
Local cows
Wishing for help with exams and other things
Wishing for help with exams and other things
The entrance way
The entrance way
Passing through the main gate
Passing through the main gate
School excurisions
School excurisions
Colorful backdrop
Colorful backdrop
A few repairs being done
A few repairs being done
Autumn colors
Autumn colors
Plenty of wishes for passing exams
Plenty of wishes for passing exams
Great time of year
Great time of year
Yellow with red
Yellow with red

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  • It’s really amazing all this beauty in Japan.
    Kind people are green trees, refreshing clean streets, and all of them are blended with beautiful colors.