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The Kencho-ji Temple is the oldest Zen training monastery in Japan, and ranks first out... Read More
What is the Difference between Shrines and Temples?
There approximately 95,000 shrines and 86,000 temples in Japan. So, what is the difference between... Read More
How to use Pokemon Go at shrines and temples
The world has been taken by storm by one of Japan’s most famous franchises, Pokemon.... Read More
Are Japanese People Religious?
A question that many foreigners to Japan seem to ask is, “Are Japanese people... Read More
When you first arrive in Japan there’s always a phrase that will almost immediately get... Read More
Taiyo no Marche(Market of the sun)
Every second weekend of the month, the Taiyo no Marche (or Market of the Sun)... Read More