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Picture gallery of Asakusa

Asakusa is a district located in the Tokyo district of Taitō. It is part of the historical low city of Edo and harbors most notably the Buddhist sanctuary of Senso-ji, which is dedicated to the bodhisattva Kannon.

 

Photos by Guillaume Erard

Guillaume Erard
Author: Guillaume Erard
A resident of Japan for nearly a decade, Guillaume Erard trains at the Aikikai Hombu Dojo, where he received the 5th Dan from Aikido Doshu Moriteru Ueshiba. He also holds a 3rd Dan in Daito-ryu Aiki-jujutsu, the secretive art that Morihei Ueshiba learned from Sokaku Takeda. Erard is the Information Director of the International Aikido Federation and the Deputy Secretary of International Affairs of the Daito-ryu Aiki-jujutsu Shikoku Headquarters. He is also passionate about science and education and holds a PhD in Molecular Biology.
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