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Old Abandoned Marker Stone

I discovered this old stone resting beside a trash burning pit on a deserted beach in Shimizu, Japan near the end of the Miho peninsula. Though I am not certain, the stone appears to be either an old grave marker … Continue reading

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Abandoned Japanese Graves at Night

Icons of forgotten ancestors, shrouded in night. —- Welcome to the the Abandoned Japan blog. Exploring Japan’s lost and forgotten places. Find us on YouTube at the following URL: http://www.youtube.com/user/AbandonedJapan Please visit our blog at the following URL: https://abandonedjapan.wordpress.com/ Follow … Continue reading

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Buddhist Cemetery in a Japanese Forest

While exploring along a lonely road in the high mountains of central Japan I spotted this cemetery peeking through a curtain of green. The graves appeared well tended though the few old homes in the area appeared unoccupied or abandoned. … Continue reading

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Japan Buddhist Temple Statues and Gravestones

Japanese people are cremated after death and their ashes are traditionally interred in special family graves within the grounds of Buddhist temples. Such family graves are normally very well maintained by surviving family members. However, as time goes by many … Continue reading

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