Religion

Religion

Animal Statues at Temples & Shrines in Japan

At most shrines and and temples throughout Japan you will find some animal statues. In this article we explain the meaning behind these statues and provide you with some great places to visit!
Religion

What Are Jizo Statues?

You will see many Jizo statues in Japan. In this article, we briefly introduce what Jizo are, and some famous temples where you can see unique Jizo statues in Japan.
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Japanese Religious Beliefs: Yakudoshi

In Japan, some years in life are considered unlucky. Read all you need to know about Yakudoshi and how to ward off your bad luck in this blog.
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The Mix of Shintoism and Buddhism in Japan

Japan is home to 2 main beliefs; shintoism and Buddhism, in this article we explain how these have grown together and where you can see the mixture of the two.
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The Most Iconic Torii Gates In Japan

In this article we will share with you the 9 most iconic torii gates in Japan!
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The Best Buddhist Temples in Japan

Buddhism is one of the two main religions in Japan, together with Shintoism. In this article we will explain how Buddhism came to Japan, the main outings and the best temples to visit!
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An Overview of Shintoism and Buddhism in Japan – Differences and History

Shintoism and Buddhism are the two main religions of Japan that peacefully coexist. In this article we will explain the differences between the two and how to recognize a shrine from a temple.
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10 Famous Buddha Statues in Japan

Temples are the symbolic tourist attractions that allows visitors to learn about the religion through exploring historical structures and sacred sites. It is also where you can take a glimpse of Buddha statue, which is often regarded as an objection for respect as an embodiment of Buddha. In this article, we will introduce the 10 famous Buddha statues in Japan!
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