Latest posts from Spencer Meador
- Shitennoji- Temple - November 16, 2017
- Kiyomizu-dera (Osaka) - November 15, 2017
- Isshin-Ji Temple - November 14, 2017
How do Japanese at the seasonal division?
Setsubun, which literally translates as “seasonal division,” is a traditional event held on the day... Read More
Why are Shinto Shrines Surrounded by Trees and Forests?
If you frequent Japanese Shinto shrines, you may have noticed that they are commonly... Read More
One Time at Shrine Camp…
The Takekoma Inari Shrine, located in the city of Iwanuma in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, was... Read More
Touring the Hana no mai Sake Brewery
Getting to tour a brewery while learning about not only the ancient process of brewing... Read More
Blue Skies in the Floating World
Blue is undoubtedly the most popular color. Blue skies, seas, eyes, and clothes have all... Read More
Akasaka Hikawa Jinja Shrine
When entering Akasaka Hikawa Jinja Shrine. Akasaka district is how the trees seem to envelope... Read More