"Shrine & good fortune" Zao-san Local Custom Tip by Sharrie

Zao-san Local Customs: 3 reviews and 3 photos


In Japan, there are many shrines all over the country. At Zao, I found one right at the top of the mountain. Japanese visit shrines normally to pray for good fortunes & turn away evil spirits. After each visit, one can buy amulets & charms with a small offering. One such amulet is featured here.

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  • Updated Jun 8, 2003
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