Latest posts from sanpai-japan
- Touring the Hana no mai Sake Brewery - November 23, 2017
- Exploring the Hamamatsu Hachimangu Shrine - November 21, 2017
How the Tourism Boom is Causing Japan to Change its Controversial Symbol for Temples
The other day while finding temples to add to our interactive map, I noticed something strange.... Read More
Togoshi Hachiman Shrine is located in Tokyo, Japan at the end of the Togoshiginza shopping... Read More
The Kencho-ji Temple is the oldest Zen training monastery in Japan, and ranks first out... Read More
Jyouchiji: The temple of the fearsome abbot who beat numerous U.S. Marines with a big stick and lived to tell the tale.
Jyouchiji, in Kita Kamakura, is one of my favorite temples. It is a nice retreat... 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
Nanokawa Shrine & Iwato Kagura
Nanokawa Shrine (Niyodogawa Town, Kochi Prefecture) is my favorite shrine so far, there is no... Read More