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- The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera - September 1, 2022
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- Sōkeiji Temple - August 5, 2022
Built as a replica of one of Kyoto`s best known temple Kiyomizu-dera in the Tennoji... Read More
Located in Osaka, the Isshin-Ji Temple is unique in many different ways. The first thing... Read More
What is Saisen?
When visiting a temple or shrine, you may notice a wooden box in front of... Read More
On November 10th, 1272, the 8th year of the Bun-ei Era, Shiro Sakondaifu Hojo... 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
A Place of Great History and Incredible Beauty: An Exploration of the Ikegami Honmonji Temple
The Ikegami Honmonji Temple is located in the middle of the busy Tokyo city. If... Read More