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- Touring the Hana no mai Sake Brewery - November 23, 2017
- Exploring the Hamamatsu Hachimangu Shrine - November 21, 2017
The Komyoji Temple, part of the school of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism, dates back to... Read More
The Difference Between Rinzai and Soto Zen
This past week I had the opportunity to attempt zazen meditation at both a Rinzai-zen... Read More
What are Tenmangu?
One of the most famous names in Japanese history would be Sugawara no Michizane. This... Read More
Are Japanese People Religious?
A question that many foreigners to Japan seem to ask is, “Are Japanese people... Read More
Hand copying sutra is called “Shakyo” in Japanese. Sutra copying is the East Asian practice... Read More
One of the strongest factors that attract foreigners to shrines is the beautiful locations where... Read More