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Wrapping up money?
When looking at western style cultures, gift giving is done for many occasions. Holidays, anniversaries,... Read More
The main belief system of the Japanese people is called Shintoism. Shinto is more than... Read More
Roppongi, Tokyo is an area of Japan famous for... Read More
There are many factors that go along with becoming a Buddhist monk. It is generally... Read More
What are Tenmangu?
One of the most famous names in Japanese history would be Sugawara no Michizane. This... Read More
Gosho Jinja Shrine
Gosho Jinja enshrines the patron deities of my neighborhood, Zaimokuza. Plural because the shrine is... Read More