I think this is super cool. This massive paper lantern is at the entrance of the Asakusa Sensō-ji (Bhuddist temple) in Tokyo. The entrance is called the Kaminarimon or "Thunder Gate", and the vivid red-and-black tones are to suggest thunderclouds and lightning.

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