Latest posts from jtast
- The Rissyakuji Temple, Yamadera - September 1, 2022
- Sendai Daikannon & Daikanmitsuji Temple - August 9, 2022
- Sōkeiji Temple - August 5, 2022
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Cana feudal era General and famed military strategist act as a modern day Cupid?(Episode One:... Read More
Tea Ceremony at Hamarikyu
The Japanese Tea Ceremony is a traditional practice in which green tea called matcha is... Read More
What are Torii Gates?
In front of every Japanese Shinto shrine there lay a gate made of two... Read More
While it is common to find a shrine and a temple sharing the same... Read More
Kanda Myoujin Shrine
Placed in Sotokanda Chiyoda-ku, a short walk from famous tourist destination Akihabara, sits the jaw-dropping... Read More
What are Koma-inu?
Imagine you are going out to dinner at your favorite Chinese or Japanese... Read More