Ohara Friendliness!

Two weekends ago, my family and I had the pleasure of visiting the town of Ohara once again. Technically located…

For the Love of Mountains

I live in Kyoto but work for neighboring Shiga Prefecture as a public servant. My job is providing assistance in…

An Ordained Monk Among Us

      I’m from a temple family in Hikari City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, at which my father was the Head…