Three Storied Pagoda

By: Ajay Talwar

 

Region: Asia

Site: Chiba - Japan

Date: 2015 July 14

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Star trails above Nartia, Japan. This three storied 25-meter high pagoda was built in 1712. This ancient distinctive "high rise" is built according to traditional design practices. The design allows the pagodas to withstand earthquakes, and is a beautiful form. Neelam & Ajay Talwar

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