Itsukushima Shrine

Corridor (Kairo)

Corridor (Kairo)

Mikasahama

Lanterns & Great Torii

Lanterns & Great Torii

Shinomiya Shrine

Momijidani Park

Momijidani Park

Istukushima Shrine

By night, for Tanomosan Festival

By night, for Tanomosan Festival

View from Daishoin Temple

2d floor of Maniden Hall

2d floor of Maniden Hall

Mt. Misen top

with a view on Seto Inland Sea islands

with a view on Seto Inland Sea islands

Tahoto Pagoda

in the green foliage

in the green foliage

Primeval forest

View from the ropeway

View from the ropeway
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June

Itsukushima Benzaiten Festival

Place: Daiganji Temple

From 2018-06-17 to 2018-06-17

Tags: Benzaiten, Daiganji Temple, Buddhism

There is a big festival every June 17th at Daigan Temple, where the Itsukushima Benzaiten (statue) is worshipped.
The Itsukushima Benzaiten is one of the three major Benzaiten in Japan. The other two are the Enoshima Benzaiten, and the Takeoshima Benzaiten.