Latest posts from jtast
- The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera - September 1, 2022
- Sendai Daikannon & Daikanmitsuji Temple - August 9, 2022
- Sōkeiji Temple - August 5, 2022
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
Wrapping up money?
When looking at western style cultures, gift giving is done for many occasions. Holidays, anniversaries,... Read More
What are Koma-inu?
Imagine you are going out to dinner at your favorite Chinese or Japanese... Read More
The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera
While I was in Miyagi Prefecture, I heard about a temple in the sky called... Read More
Fusion of the Far East
The streets of Yokohama are cornucopias full of foreign influences ranging from the Yokohama Christ... Read More
This year, the 42nd G7 summit was held on May 26-27. The summit was... Read More