The Imperial Mausolea of Musashi (武蔵陵墓地) (English version updated)

“Eternal Peace” for the last two emperors and their spouses

Tama no misasagi (多摩陵) / Tama no higashi no misasagi (多摩東陵)

The Imperial mausolea right next to Takao station (高尾駅 / たかおえき) surely are among the most impressive manifestations of “Imperial understatement” one can find. And they are (blessedly) one of those few insider tips remaining in Tōkyō (ok, ok, I admit, there are some more – and quite some to be found on this website).

Reason enough, to re-visit the posting dedicated to those mausolea and to add new material. And maybe it also gives you a reason to have a look again:

The Imperial Mausolea of Musashi (武蔵陵墓地)
– Impressive understatement of the imperial kind




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