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15 Unique Festivals Only Found in Japan(11~15)
11 Yokote Snow Festival Every year on February 15th, beginning 450 years ago, there is... Read More
How to Pray at a Japanese Shrine ?
There are many different practices that take place at Shinto shrines. These include performing the... Read More
Blue Skies in the Floating World
Blue is undoubtedly the most popular color. Blue skies, seas, eyes, and clothes have all... 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
The 5 Things You Need to Know Before You Visit a Shrine
No trip to Japan is complete with out a visit to at least one shrine.... Read More
As someone who has not only spent the past two years studying hospitality, but has... Read More