Latest posts from jtast
- A Guide to Akasaka Shrines and Temples - June 1, 2023
- Toranomon Kotohiragu Shrine and Proper Shrine Etiquette - May 31, 2023
- The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera - September 1, 2022
The Future of Integrated Resorts in Japan.
The Japanese Integrated Resorts (IR) Association held its 3rd IR study session presenting the benefits... Read More
The Art of Sitting and Emptying Your Mind
We’ve all seen it in movies: the Buddhist monk sitting still in the Lotus position,... Read More
The 3 Dragon Gates of Tokyo
The 3 Dragon Gates of Tokyo Torii gates represent the border between the secular world... Read More
Can You Keep a Secret? Four Secret Hot Springs
An “onsen” is a Japanese hot spring, including the bathing facilities and inns frequently situated... Read More
What are Tenmangu?
One of the most famous names in Japanese history would be Sugawara no Michizane. This... Read More
The Kencho-ji Temple is the oldest Zen training monastery in Japan, and ranks first out... Read More