Latest posts from jtast
- The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera - September 1, 2022
- Sendai Daikannon & Daikanmitsuji Temple - August 9, 2022
- Sōkeiji Temple - August 5, 2022
When visiting Tokyo, there are five major shrines in which to visit. These shrines... Read More
The Tokyo Jissha and the Journey to Enlightenment
In ancient times, people would make pilgrimages to different shrines and temples all over Japan.... Read More
How to Pray at a Japanese Shrine ?
There are many different practices that take place at Shinto shrines. These include performing the... Read More
Wrapping up money?
When looking at western style cultures, gift giving is done for many occasions. Holidays, anniversaries,... Read More
My First Experience With Zazen: A Day at the Sojiji Temple
Earlier this week, I hopped aboard a train to Yokohoma and headed to Sojiji temple.... Read More
Shiba Daijingu and Shiba Toshogu(Shrine)
Shiba Daijingu and Shiba Toshogu For those who do not speak Japanese, the names... Read More