Latest posts from jtast
- A Guide to Akasaka Shrines and Temples - June 1, 2023
- Toranomon Kotohiragu Shrine and Proper Shrine Etiquette - May 31, 2023
- The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera - September 1, 2022
What is Saisen?
When visiting a temple or shrine, you may notice a wooden box in front of... Read More
Are Japanese People Religious?
A question that many foreigners to Japan seem to ask is, “Are Japanese people... Read More
Katsurahama Beach and Watatsumi Shrine
I have never been to, nor have I even heard of, a beach where you... Read More
Have you ever heard of the Japanese Doll Festival? It is a festival aimed at... Read More
Can a feudal era General and famed military strategist act as a modern day Cupid?(Episode Five:Visiting Zendouji with the General’s direct descendent)
Cana feudal era General and famed military strategist act as a modern day Cupid?(Episode One:... Read More
If you have any interest in shrines and temples, then it is likely you have... Read More