Latest posts from jtast
- Shinobazunoike Benten-do and Kiyomizu Kannon-do - June 6, 2023
- Yushima Tenjin’s Matsuri - June 2, 2023
- A Guide to Akasaka Shrines and Temples - June 1, 2023
What are Tenmangu?
One of the most famous names in Japanese history would be Sugawara no Michizane. This... Read More
The Toyokawa Inari Temple is often debated about regarding whether it is actually a temple... Read More
My First Experience With Zazen: A Day at the Sojiji Temple
Earlier this week, I hopped aboard a train to Yokohoma and headed to Sojiji temple.... Read More
Akasaka Hikawa Jinja Shrine
When entering Akasaka Hikawa Jinja Shrine. Akasaka district is how the trees seem to envelope... Read More
What are Omikuji and Ema?
On a patron’s first visit to a temple or shrine of the year, called... Read More
All the way back in the year 1478, a man named Ota Dokan constructed the... Read More