Every year in spring, one of Buddhism’s most important observances is celebrated at Buddhist temples throughout world. People throng to temples and also participate in other celebrations honoring the birth of Prince Siddhartha Gautama,...
Story by Yuta Hirai, Photos by Ai Iwane
English Translation by Kyoko
Published with Permission from Weekly Bunshun Magazine
This past March 11 marked five years since a 9.0-magnitude earthquake rocked northeastern Japan, touching off a series...
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