Latest posts from jtast
- Yushima Tenjin’s Matsuri - June 2, 2023
- A Guide to Akasaka Shrines and Temples - June 1, 2023
- Toranomon Kotohiragu Shrine and Proper Shrine Etiquette - May 31, 2023
What are Goshuin?
If you plan on visiting many temples and shrines in Japan, I recommend purchasing... 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
The Tokyo Jissha and the Journey to Enlightenment
In ancient times, people would make pilgrimages to different shrines and temples all over Japan.... Read More
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
Interview with Visit Tohoku
Interview with Visit Tohoku Pohan Chen(Visit Tohoku) & Michelle Alleman(Jtast) PC: I just came here four months... Read More
Are Japanese People Religious?
A question that many foreigners to Japan seem to ask is, “Are Japanese people... Read More