Sunday, May 13, 2012

Then and Now Photos: Shureimon (守礼門) a Torii in Okinawa

This photo of Shureimon ( 守礼門 ) often called the Shuri Castle Gate, was taken in the 1960's.

Here is a photo of the Torii at Shuri Castle taken May 12, 2012.

The first photo was taken with color slide film and provided by Donn Cuson at


Visit his link above to see the original color print along with hundreds of other photos showing 

Okinawa, Japan as it looked during the last Century. 

Other Then and Now Photos:

GOKOKU SHRINE TORII

THE STONE LION OF TOMORI

NAMINOUE SHRINE TORII

KIN KANNON TEMPLE

HAKUGINO SHRINE

TODOROKI WATERFALL

SUICIDE CLIFF MABUNI

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