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
Wrapping up money?
When looking at western style cultures, gift giving is done for many occasions. Holidays, anniversaries,... Read More
How do Japanese at the seasonal division?
Setsubun, which literally translates as “seasonal division,” is a traditional event held on the day... Read More
A Guide to Akasaka Shrines and Temples
Today we are going to be discussing three Shinto shrines and one Buddhist temple in... Read More
Interview with Visit Tohoku
Interview with Visit Tohoku Pohan Chen(Visit Tohoku) & Michelle Alleman(Jtast) PC: I just came here four months... Read More
Every morning I wake up to the sound of the Komyoji temple bell. Back in... Read More
Minami-Senju Arakawa City Walking Tour
Begin by getting off at the Minami-Senju Station. Walk three minutes to the Enmei-ji Temple.... Read More