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Día de Muertos shrines

As our family just experienced the loss of an Auntie and Day of the Dead celebrations are soon upon us, it seems fitting to start a proper celebration this year. 355 more words

Philosophy

Jishu Shrine

Hello! This is Jishu Shrine, situated just behind the Hondo of Kiyomizu-dera.

Despite this unusual location, this shrine is actually independent from Kiyomizu-dera. As with many Shinto shrines, it has more than one god resident at Jishu Shrine. 232 more words

Sightseeing