Category: Shrines and Temples

2018 Springtime Special Offer at Taizo-in Zen Buddhist Temple

Taizo-in Buddhist Temple is one of the 46 sub-temples situated in Japan’s largest Zen temple complex, Myoshin-ji in northwestern Kyoto….

Umeshu Festival 2018 in Fukuoka

Umeshu Festival is a tasting event for umeshu. There are over 150 kinds of umeshu and they can be tasted…

Japan Umeshu Festa 2018 in Mito

“Umeshu” is a traditional plum-flavored Japanese liquor.Many kinds of umeshu are found throughout Japan, each with its own unique regional…

Tsubaki Matsuri(EHIME)

The Tsubaki Matsuri is a popular annual festival unique to Matsuyama. The atmosphere is electric, vivacious, and merry, especially when…

Saidaiji Eyou (Hadaka Matsuri) 2018

This festival, having a tradition of approximately 500 years, is one of the three rarest festivals in Japan. Thousands of…

Shigisan Tora Matsuri 2018

February is referred to as the “month of the Tiger” from ancient times, it is said very lucky and good….

Kawasaki Daishi Gancho Ohgomaku 2018

At midnight on New Year’s Eve, during Joya no Kane (bells ringing out the old year), the first Goma-Kito (the…

Chichibu Whisky Matsuri 2018

Disseminate whisky culture to the world from Saitama, Japan! It is a fun party with whisky in Chichibu, Saitama.

Spring Kemari Festival 2018

This festival is held at Tanzan Jinja Shrine annually on April 29 when the gardens are coming into bloom beneath…

Sanya-sama (Tsukiyomi Shrine Festival) 2018

“Sanya-sama” is a festival of Tsukiyomi Shrine. Starting with garden plant, many stalls lined, this time the festival will be…

Hamayumi Matsuri(Mato-bakai) in Nagasu(Kumamoto) 2018

Mato-Bakai is a traditional event with a history of about 850 years. The “Bakai”, the dialect meaning “compete, compete.” After…

Kanda Myojin New Year 2018

New years festival in Kanda Myojin.

NOGI SHRINE ANTIQUE FLEA MARKET

It will start on JULY 27 2014. The fourth Sunday of every month. 9:00~I will be held until the evening.(Cancelled in…

Zazen (Seated Zen Mediation) in Shunkoin

Zen Meditation Class and Dharma Talk (90 Minutes): Traditional Zen Philosophy and Application to Your Everyday Life Our Zen meditation…

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