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Re-thatching of steep roofs in Shirakawa-go back after break; Yoshihiro Ogino; Asahi Shimbun

Photo: Yoshihiro Ogino

Villagers in this renowned UNESCO World Heritage site came together to re-thatch the roof of a multitiered house here for the first time in five years on May 13.

Source: Re-thatching of steep roofs in Shirakawa-go back after break | The Asahi Shimbun Asia & Japan Watch

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