Anime and religion are two of the inspirations for Ken Kitano’s metaportraits, which are on display with others at the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography.
Alafista’s picture of the day features Japanese men and women praying at Shiogama Temple for New Year’s.
Zyl presents his “Lucky Star shrine” pilgrimage.
Voice actress Tia Ballard solicits prayers for her grandmother, who is undergoing surgery for cancer.
Annalyn reviews Blue Exorcist through critical and religious lens.
As part of the Spirituality in the Anime Blogsophere series of posts, each week, Beneath the Tangles links to writings about anime and manga that involve religion and spirituality. If you’ve written such a piece or know of one, please email TWWK if you’d like it included.