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Asakusa Kaminarimon

Asakusa Kaminarimon is the official gate of the Sensoji Temple. It's symbol of Asakusa.
Formal name of Asakusa Kaminarimon is 'furaijinmon', but almost people unknown that's name. Always we call 'Kaminarimon'.
About name of furaijinmon, fu of furaijinmon is fujin (風神) who is god of wind and rai of furaijinmon is raijin (雷神) id god of thunder.
They are protecting the Sensoji Temple.


浅草雷門あさくさ かみなりもん

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2-3-1 asakusa, taito-ku, tokyo

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