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  1. Thank you, socks: Author tells how to streamline your home quickly - and with loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    ... kids played in the playground. She began communing with her belongings in high school and, after years of work at a Shinto shrine, realized her calling as a professional consultant on attaining the joy of minimalism. "The inside of a house or ...

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  2. Ap Photos: Editor selections from AsiaRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | My Mother Lode

    ... sumo wrestlers faced off and foreign tourists got a taste of traditional Japanese culture when the donned kimono at a Shinto shrine. In Hong Kong, workers started clearing away barricades where student-led protesters had camped out after a court had ...

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  3. Japan's Kanagawa prefecture: Tokyo's choice getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 50 kilometers southwest of Tokyo and easily accessed by high-speed rail, Kamakura is an idyllic setting studded with Shinto and Buddhist shrines. The city dates to 1192 during Yoritomo's shogunate. Hiking trails are laid out among forested hills, ...

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  4. Japan's Shizuoka prefecture: optimal views of Mt. FujiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Japan 's Shizuoka prefecture is home to stunning shrines and temples, and the area borders what to many Japanese is the country's most sacred shrine: Mount Fuji. The Mishima Taisha Shinto shrine is found in the city of Mishimi, and may date to 710 A.D., but its exact genesis is uncertain.

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  5. Japan's Kanagawa prefecture: Tokyo's choice getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 50 kilometers southwest of Tokyo and easily accessed by high-speed rail, Kamakura is an idyllic setting studded with Shinto and Buddhist shrines. The city dates to 1192 during Yoritomo's shogunate. Hiking trails are laid out among forested hills, ...

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  6. A Meeting of the MindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Foreign Affairs

    ... Abe and his cabinet of historical revisionism, for one. Beijing points to Abe's visit to the Yasukuni Shrine-a Shinto shrine dedicated to Japan's war dead from a wide range of conflicts, from the Satsuma Rebellion to World War II-last December, ...

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  7. Ten cities every traveller must visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... view from Saint Helen's island, which lies in the Saint Lawrence river facing Montreal. A shrine maiden walks behind shinto priests before a ritual to cleanse themselves at the Yasukuni Shrine during the Annual Autumn Festival in Tokyo. Heavy ...

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  8. Leaders of China, Japan Hold Ice-Breaking MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    ... after the late 2012 election of Abe, a conservative nationalist who infuriated China when in 2013 he visited a Tokyo Shinto shrine honoring Japan's war dead, including executed war criminals - an act Beijing said shows Abe's insensitivity to China's ...

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  9. Leaders of China, Japan hold ice-breaking meetingChina's President Xi ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | TheCourier.com

    ... after the late 2012 election of Abe, a conservative nationalist who infuriated China when in 2013 he visited a Tokyo Shinto shrine honoring Japan's war dead, including executed war criminals a" an act Beijing says shows Abe's insensitivity to ...

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  10. Xi, Abe hold fence-mending talks in BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... after the late 2012 election of Abe, a conservative nationalist who infuriated China when in 2013 he visited a Tokyo Shinto shrine honoring Japan's war dead, including executed war criminals _ an act Beijing says shows Abe's insensitivity to China's ...

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  11. Abe meets Xi for first China-Japan summit in more than two yearsRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... prime minister not only acknowledge the islands' sovereignty is in dispute, but also promise not to visit again the Shinto shrine that honors convicted Class-A war criminals along with millions of others who died in battle. The vaguely worded ...

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  12. China hosts friends, rivals; will it meet Japan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... after the late 2012 election of Abe, a conservative nationalist who infuriated China when in 2013 he visited a Tokyo Shinto shrine honoring Japan's war dead, including executed war criminals - an act Beijing says shows Abe's insensitivity to China's ...

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  13. Kagura Dancers at the Hitaki Sai Festival, Fushimi Inari Taisha.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | CNN

    During the Hitaki Sai Fire Festival at Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto, Kagura dancers livened up the ceremony. While Shinto priests were busily trowing the prayer sticks onto the bonfires, these pretty Miko or Shrine Maidens treated us to a traditional Kagura dance.

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  14. 'Big Hero 6': A cross-cultural charmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | USA Today

    ... blend where Victorian row houses share space on hilly streets with cherry blossoms, and the Golden Gate Bridge has Shinto shrine flourishes. Fourteen-year-old robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voiced by Ryan Potter) is a quintessential denizen of this ...

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  15. A visit to Yasukuni exposes the depth of Asia's riftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Nation

    ... centred on the enshrining of 14 "Class A" war criminals at Yasukuni in 1978. The enshrining was done by the temple's Shinto priests without any public consultation. As a consequence, Japan's emperors have not visited the shrine since then. This ...

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  16. Festival of AgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Kyoto Shimbun News

    ... in the procession unfolded like a picturesque scroll of history with the ancient capital as the stage. After a Shinto ritual was conducted at Heian Jingu Shrine in Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, the "Shinko-retsu" procession, consisting mainly of two portable ...

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  17. Museum even more disturbing than Yasukuni ShrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... on the enshrining of 14 Class A war criminals at Yasukuni Shrine in 1978. The enshrining was done by the temple's Shinto priests without any public consultation. As a consequence, Japan's emperors have not visited the shrine since then. This ...

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  18. Mount Fuji's Fujiyoshida Sengen ShrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Shinto shrines that cover Mount Fuji's foothills were built to appease the volcano's ever-present threat of eruption. The main, north-facing shrine, Fujiyoshida Sengen , was founded in 788 and is formally known as Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Jinja.

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  19. Justin Bieber apologizes for visiting Japan's Yasukuni war shrine, says he was misledRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... wartime aggression. It is a flashpoint between Japan and its neighbours that see the shrine as distinct from other Shinto-style establishments mainly honouring gods of nature. China and South Korea in particular see Yasukuni as a symbol of Japan's ...

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  20. Hiking Japan's Ancient Buddhist Trails, Rainforests, and VolcanoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Sierra

    ... minutes to Oita City, located on the Kunasaki Peninsula. We will then visit Usa Jingu, an ancient and impressive Shinto shrine. This shrine was instrumental in the development of the distinct Buddhism of the Kunisaki Peninsula. Dinner at tonight's ...

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