The unusual two-storied, red-painted shrine architectural style (-zukuri) associated with the Fuji-san Hongu sengen taisha, Shizuoka.

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  • -zukuri — style . In a Shinto context it usually refers to the architectural style of a Shinto shrine. There are more than a dozen distinctive types of shrine architecture. The branch shrines (bunsha) of a major shrine are often built… …   A Popular Dictionary of Shinto

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