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Can a feudal era General and famed military strategist act as a modern day Cupid?(Episode Six: A helping hand from beyond the grave)
Cana feudal era General and famed military strategist act as a modern day Cupid?(Episode One:... Read More
My First Experience With Zazen: A Day at the Sojiji Temple
Earlier this week, I hopped aboard a train to Yokohoma and headed to Sojiji temple.... Read More
Hi, my name is Michelle Alleman and I am here today at the Ryokan Sawanoya,... Read More
What are Omikuji and Ema?
On a patron’s first visit to a temple or shrine of the year, called... Read More
What are Tenmangu?
One of the most famous names in Japanese history would be Sugawara no Michizane. This... Read More
Studying the Meiji Restoration in the City of Kitakyushu
Kitakyushu is close to many Asian countries, and because it is conveniently located on the... Read More