Affiliated Institutions

Oyasato Instiute for the Study of Religion

Formerly the Tenrikyo Research Institute for Asian Cultures, the Oyasato Institute for the Study of Religion was established in order to examine and research religions and religious affairs of Asia. The name was changed to its present form in 1956. Publications issued from the Institute include Tenrikyo jiten ( Tenrikyo Encyclopedia) and the periodicals, Tenri Journal of Religion and Glocal Tenri.