Learn why a cat is lucky, why pregnant women want to have a dog's day and why you should never mess with crabs.
By Matthew Coslett 4 min read
Not only is Ise Grand Shrine Japan's most important Shinto site—but it's also a great deep dive into Japanese culture and history.
Do you know your Shinto shrine from your Buddhist temple? Why is the five yen coin the luckiest? And what should you do if you get a bad fortune?