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Torii

Torii
 

Shintô shrines are residents of Simorgh. This word is also Iranian origin. The sape of torii is symbolical representation of simorgh as the winged disk widely used in Persia (Imoto.Ancient Iranian Culture and its influences on Japanese Culture, Panel Discussion, 2007 January 21th Sunday)

See: Introduction to Simorghian Culture:

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