1. Meiji Jingu Museum: For What You Are About to See

    A magnificent new museum has opened on the south approach to Meiji-jingu shrine in Tokyo. The Imperial Procession …

  2. Reflections at the Turn of the Decade

    Mizuno Tetsu looks back at the 1990s, the 2000s an…

  3. The Daruma Burns

    If the stories are anything to go by, Bodhidha…

  4. Plum Lines

    Even people whose knowledge of Japan leans tow…

  5. Kuzumochi: Sweet Serendipity

    Inspired by the recent “Fermentation Tourism Nippo…

  6. The Rake’s Progress

  7. Yokohama — The Birthplace of Rugby in Japan

  8. “Insects: Models for Design”

  9. A Fossil among Trees

  10. Hagi Hagiography