Chozu or How To Purify Yourself Before Visiting A Japanese Shrine

Chofu is the step of cleaning yourself before making any prayers or offerings at a shrine in Japan. This important step is simply to wash your hands at provided water filled basins, called chōzuya, apanese shrine. The correct Japanese term for this ceremonial purification rite known as temizu. There are so many beautiful shrine to visit … Continue reading Chozu or How To Purify Yourself Before Visiting A Japanese Shrine