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Tenmangū[天満宮（てんまんぐう）] is a shinto shrine which enshrines Sugawara no Michizane[菅原道真（すがわらのみちざね）](845-903) as a god, Tenmandaijizai-tenjin[天満大自在天神（てんまんだいじざいてんじん）](It is often called "Tenjin[天神（てんじん）]" for short. There are shrines called "Tenj..
Hatsumōde[初詣（はつもうで）] is to go to Shinto shrine or Buddhist temple to worship at Shōgatsu[正月（しょうがつ）](Japanese New Year) and people practice that for praying for good luck and safety for the new year. Matsudo Shrine in the season of Ha..
Mount Gassan[月山（がっさん）] is a mountain in the center of Yamagata Prefecture. Its height is 1,984m. Mt. Gassan is one of 100 Famous Japanese Mountains. Mt. Gassan Mt. Gassan is one of Dewa-sanzan[出羽三山（でわさんざん）](the three mountains of ..
If you travel in Japan and visit a shrine, you'll see many hanging Ema[絵馬（えま）]. Ema of Kameido Tenjin[亀戸天神（かめいどてんじん）] Shrine Ema is a wooden plaque(mainly pentagonal shape) that is dedicated to a shrine or temple. A picture is drawn on i..