Kaminarimon Gate Sanja-Matsuri / Asakusa Tokyo

Kaminarimon Gate The Kaminarimon Gate(“Thunder gate”),standing at the entrance to the processional road leading to “Senso-ji”, is Asakusa’s most famous landmark. Inside the gate on either side are enormous wooden statues of the protective Buddhist deities “Fujin”(wind god) and “Raijin”(thunder god), from which the gate gets its name. “Fūjin”, literally the god of