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While it is common to find a shrine and a temple sharing the same... Read More
15 Unique Festivals Only Found in Japan(6~10)
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What are Torii Gates?
In front of every Japanese Shinto shrine there lay a gate made of two... Read More
Shiba Daijingu and Shiba Toshogu(Shrine)
Shiba Daijingu and Shiba Toshogu For those who do not speak Japanese, the names... Read More
Wrapping up money?
When looking at western style cultures, gift giving is done for many occasions. Holidays, anniversaries,... Read More
Mabashi Inari Shrine is located in the middle of the JR Chuo Line between Koenji... Read More