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While it is common to find a shrine and a temple sharing the same... Read More
Out of all of the Tenmangu Shrines, the Hirakawa Tenmangu lies closest to the Imperial... Read More
The Future of Integrated Resorts in Japan.
The Japanese Integrated Resorts (IR) Association held its 3rd IR study session presenting the benefits... Read More
Revered Animals at Japan’s Temples & Shrines
When you think of temples and shrines in Japan, you might imagine Senso-ji Temple in... Read More
What are Omikuji and Ema?
On a patron’s first visit to a temple or shrine of the year, called... Read More
Namiyoke Inari Jinja(Shrine)
I often ask people what they think of when I mention Japan, and the most... Read More