Latest posts from jtast
- The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera - September 1, 2022
- Sendai Daikannon & Daikanmitsuji Temple - August 9, 2022
- Sōkeiji Temple - August 5, 2022
As someone who has not only spent the past two years studying hospitality, but has... Read More
The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera
While I was in Miyagi Prefecture, I heard about a temple in the sky called... Read More
Right in the heart of Minato, Tokyo, lies the Zojoji Temple- the main temple of... Read More
What are Torii Gates?
In front of every Japanese Shinto shrine there lay a gate made of two... Read More
Nezu Jinja shrine
The Nezu Shrine ranks amongst some of the oldest shrines in Japan and among the... Read More
What is Saisen?
When visiting a temple or shrine, you may notice a wooden box in front of... Read More