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Do you know Japanese word “okeiko”?
You can experience traditional Japanese culture at 「Tokujuji Temle」in the island of Miyajima that is... Read More
The Toyokawa Inari Temple is often debated about regarding whether it is actually a temple... Read More
What are Goshuin?
If you plan on visiting many temples and shrines in Japan, I recommend purchasing... Read More
Taiyo no Marche(Market of the sun)
Every second weekend of the month, the Taiyo no Marche (or Market of the Sun)... Read More
What are Torii Gates?
In front of every Japanese Shinto shrine there lay a gate made of two... Read More
The Kencho-ji Temple is the oldest Zen training monastery in Japan, and ranks first out... Read More