|The tree’s in a Shinto Shrine not a Buddhist Temple. You can usually tell the difference between a Shrine and a Temple as the former invariably has a big Torii Gate at its entrance – as here at the top of the steps.|
A photo of a roped tree, it somehow clashes with the busy road in front. Well I was not going to say anything about the calamity that has happened in the USA, mostly what I have read is it will be over in 4 years 'keep calm' and Jennie's 'Trumptown' at least gives it a funny spin. Also came across this from another friend a Haka by 60 people, such a good way to express your feelings without violence. It is for a different cause in America 'Standing Rock pipeline' perhaps we should learn the dance in this country, against fracking of course!
TAIRAWHITI Maori have gone global with two rousing haka in their support for those protesting a multibillion-dollar oil pipeline at Standing Rock in the US.