JAPANESE CELEBRATE NEW YEAR DAY AT MEIJI SHRINE IN TOKYO.
People pray at the Meiji Shrine in Tokyo on New Year's Day of January
1, 2002. Over two million people are expected to visit the shrine
during the first three days of the new year. Millions of people visit
shrines and temples all over the country to pray for long life and
happiness. REUTERS/Kimimasa Mayama