Japonist Weekly Pickup Posts

お盆タイトル

Bon festival

Bon festival [お盆/おぼん]  is the Buddhist event to hold memorial services for ancestors. DESCRIPTION Bon...

茨城タイトル

Ibaraki prefecture

“Ibaraki”  [“茨城/いばらき”] prefecture is located in northeast of Kanto religion. FOOD “Ibaraki” is famous for “Natou”...

長瀞タイトル

Nagatoro

“Nagatoro”  [長瀞/ながとろ] is the tourist spot, which located in Saitama prefecture. DESCRIPTION “Nagatoro” is the...

扇子タイトル

Sensu

“Sensu” [扇子/せんす]  is a tool to make a wind by fanning it. HISTORY “Sensu” is...

飴細工タイトル

Amezaiku

“Amezaiku” [飴細工/あめざいく] is one of the techniques of confectionery production and making of shaped forms by...

新幹線タイトル

Shinkansen

“Shinkansen”  [新幹線/しんかんせん] is the japanese high speed railway. HISTORY The origin of “Shinkansen” was started in...

花火top

Hanabi

Hanabi is a traditional summer event in Japan. PROLOGUE Hanabi is fireworks in English. There...