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Teramachi 寺町, or A Pilgrim’s Tour of Nagasaki’s Temple Quarter

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Quite unbeknownst to most visitors, Nagasaki is a historic centre of pilgrimage for Japanese Buddhism and Zen Buddhism.  The city centre is quite literally bursting with temples of all kinds, particularly around the foot of the various hills in the … Continue reading

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