The Great South Gate of Tōdai-ji (東大寺), is also part of National Treasures like the Great Buddha Hall of Tōdai-ji and the current Great South Gate, which was constructed during the Kamakura period, remains the largest temple entrance gate in Japan.
After being emotionally traumatised by the cute deer (see previous video post), this is the much needed ramen therapy session to move on ... @ Sakunosaku (作ノ作) - Signature Ramen with extra meat / pork 浪花とんこつらーめん+トッピング肉バカ
We are living in the digital age with rapid technological advancement and in Japan where trains and subways are synonyms for punctuality; their drivers (and conductors) still use mechanical pocket watches to keep track of time (likely a Seiko Railroad Pocket Watch). After a brief research, the watches are set with the central time source at the start of every trip to coordinate train departures and schedules. I can think of many reasons (indeed many other reasons after a quick search online) why this is a valid application, one being it would be an isolated apparatus unaffected by any onboard electronic malfunction. Of course it looks super cool in such a setting! #pocketwatch#railwaypocketwatch#train#Japan