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(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Kyoto, Japan – A couple in traditional Japanese wear take pictures of cherry blossoms. Hanami is one of the oldest […]

News, Pictures of the Week

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Kyoto, Japan – Seihan Mori, chief abbot at Kiyomizu Buddhist Temple writes on a wooden platform a Chinese character, “Kizuna” meaning “Bond,” during a ceremony at Kiyomizu Buddhist Temple in […]

News, Traditional Japan

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A Kyoto tradition since the 6th centruy the Aoi Matsuri (Hollyhock Festival) procession moves through Shimogamo Shrine, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  The festival was begun in the 500s as […]