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Top 3 Pilgrimage Trails That Let You Experience the Rich History of Japan!

Sponsored by Shonai Kotsu Kumano Kodo – A Pilgrimage Trail Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site Japan has an ancient ascetic religion which combines aspects of mountain worship, Buddhism, Shintoism, and Taoism, and it is easy to find several Shugendo  (which literally means “the path of…
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Japan’s Largest Cemetery: Mount Koya’s Okunoin Temple

Mount Koya’s main attraction is no doubt the incredible Okunoin temple which is surrounded by one of the largest cemetery in Japan. The journey through leads to a magnificent temple that is celebrated as one of the most sacred places in Japan, as the founder of Shingon Buddhism (Kobo Daishi) awaits in everlasting meditation there.