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3 Places to Find Samurai Ghosts In and Around Tokyo

Planning to visit Tokyo? Wondering how you can make your visit truly memorable and unique? Why, by searching for samurai ghosts, of course. As it happens, stories about the lost souls of samurai have been a staple of traditional Kabuki and Noh theatre, for centuries, and are still popular in modern Japanese films, such as…

Step into the Tale of the Historical 47 Ronin Vendetta at Sengaku-Ji Temple!

If you’ve heard of the 47 loyal Ronin, you must have also heard of the Sengaku-ji Temple where their graves can be found. It is a Buddhist Temple located in the neighborhood of Takanawa, Tokyo which was considered as one of the three major temples in the Edo Era together with Seishoji Temple and Sosenji…

Cemeteries in Japan: How do the Japanese Honor Their Ancestors?

Have you ever wondered what happens in Japan when people visit a cemetery? Every country in the world has different customs surrounding death and the honouring of ancestors, so it is no wonder that Japan also has its own rituals and customs when visiting the graves of relatives and other loved ones. Going to the…

How big the Japanese grave revolution is!

These days Japanese Grave type has changed the ground grave for not ground grave. So future how change do grave do. Japanese Grave started since earthenware era. Before Grave said to Kohun(=a Tumulus). Kohun That was showed up 7 AC.That’s shaped seems like Keyhole. So that is called Keyhole-shaped tumulus. And that is the biggest…