Tag : Japanese religious news
Mr. Monk Delivery title : Priests Being Ordered on Amazon in Japan To Conduct On-Location Services
summary : Buddhists in Japan just took technology-based religious services to a novel level by booking Buddhist priests online through a new company called "Obo San bin," which roughly translates to "Mr. Monk delivery." The Amazon-based new service reportedly has been well-received by Buddhists who were plagued by what they call exorbitant fees charged by traditional temples for priests to conduct rites, such as burials and memorials.
date : Sep 25, 2016 09:54 AM EDT