Yamagata Prefecture (Yamagata-ken) is located in the Tohoku region on Honshu island, Japan. The capital is the city of Yamagata. Yamagata is the largest producer of cherries and pears in Japan. The largest is the hanagasa matsuri which takes place in Yamagata City on the first weekend in August. Mount Zao is a famous winter ski resort also known for its snow monsters in the winter, and the Okama crater lake, also known as the Goshiki Numa because its colour changes according to the weather. SGI practice Soka Gakkai's particular form of Nichiren Buddhism. Butsudan Buddhist altar Nichiren taught that by chanting "Nam Myoho Renge Kyo" to the Gohonzon. SGI practitioners call this process a "human revolution."
Nichiren Buddhism Butsudan Soka Gakkai SGI the Buddhist altar shop
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