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- Touring the Hana no mai Sake Brewery - November 23, 2017
- Exploring the Hamamatsu Hachimangu Shrine - November 21, 2017
15 Unique Festivals Only Found in Japan(1~5)
The word of festival in Japanese is “Matsuri”. The purpose of having traditional events and... Read More
Exploring the Art of Karakami
During my time in Tokyo, I was fortunate enough to visit a Karakami exhibit and... Read More
Are Japanese People Religious?
A question that many foreigners to Japan seem to ask is, “Are Japanese people... 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
Not a Bad Lesson in Martial Arts
Martial arts: the popular image that this phrase conjures is one of sage masters, fast... Read More
Shitennoji Temple is the first state-sponsored temple of Japanese Buddhism founded by Prince Shotoku in... Read More