(Orig uploader -Whogue at English Wikipedia, 7/2007;
Photo by W Hogue, 2007; transferred by Kurpfalzbilder.de)
grace the place where the Empress
obeyed the goddess.
she needed a shrine.
I understand that there are three levels of shrines:
Upper/ First Rank : 7 examples
Middle : 7
Lower : 7 (plus 1)
I am going to go through each shrine and try to write a boussokusekika
for each. 5,7,5,7,7,7 syllable pattern.
(Photo by N yotarou, 2008)
here is your Sacred Mirror;
it reflects the truth:
though damaged by fire, its ash
was used to make it anew.
The goddess Amaterasu emerging from a cave.