World Heritage in Japan. Enryakuji – The Cradle of Japan’s Buddhist Culture.
See Japan! The Shikoku Pilgrimage and O-Settai, the Culture of Charitable Giving
Michihiro Suzuki – The Seasons and the Natural World Vol.03. O-Higan
Journeys in Kyōto: Shirakawa Ippon-bashi Bridge
The Shikoku Pilgrimage and its 88 Sacred Sites. The global appeal of the ‘Shikoku Henro’.
【Exhibition】Tōdaiji and Tōhoku: The People’s Prayers for Recovery. Tōhoku History Museum
The roots of Japanese travel. The Kumano Pilgrimage: Why did so many people head for Kumano?
A hometown festival passed down from generation to generation - The Okumikawa Hana Matsuri Festival (Kitashitara District, Aichi Prefecture)
【Festival News:】Hana Matsuri, Important Intangible Folk Cultural Property, Opens in Aichi
Getting to know Zen and zazen: making time for self-discovery
Art and Design
The Japanese House: The Basic Elements of Traditional Japanese Residential Architecture.
Is it true that Japanese dog breeds are genetically closer to the wolf than any other breeds? Manabi Japan visited Azabu University’s Professor Takefumi Kikusui to unravel the mystery surrounding the origin of Japan’s iconic canines.
Yonematsu Shiono: Tales of people and the objects they treasure – Nambu Tekki
A Fondness for Flowers – Enjoying Japan’s Flowers through the Seasons. Part 1: Ume – The Japanese Plum.
Edo Design: The Ingenuity of the Common People