Latest posts from Spencer Meador
- Shitennoji- Temple - November 16, 2017
- Kiyomizu-dera (Osaka) - November 15, 2017
- Isshin-Ji Temple - November 14, 2017
Dokuonji is a temple that was constructed nearly 400 years ago and holds a rich... 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
Wrapping up money?
When looking at western style cultures, gift giving is done for many occasions. Holidays, anniversaries,... Read More
The 5 Things you Should Know Before Visiting a Temple
Make sure to step over the threshold: Each temple has a wooden section of the... Read More
There are many factors that go along with becoming a Buddhist monk. It is generally... Read More
Shitennoji Temple is the first state-sponsored temple of Japanese Buddhism founded by Prince Shotoku in... Read More