Culture & Tradition

Kaneiji Temple

Kaneiji Temple was built in 1625 by a bishop named Tenkai Sojo to serve the Tokugawa clan, then rulers of Japan....

Koganji Temple

Koganji temple is located on Jizo-dori. It’s mainly known for its Togenuki Jizo (after which Jizo-dori takes its name), which...

Gokokuji Temple

Gokokuji Temple is a Buddhist temple founded in 1681 as headquarters of the Buzan school of the Shingon sect of...

Origami Kaikan

Origami is the Japanese word for paper folding. ORI means to fold and KAMI means paper. It is an art...