Japanese Culture

Articles about Japanese culture including holidays, food, festivals, and more.

  1. Hatsumode Spots – Where to Spend New Year…

    Japan has many wonderful holidays that involve going to shrines and temples. For…

  2. The Past and Present of the Gift Kingdom, Japan

    Japan has the traditional culture of giving seasonal gifts to their relatives, f…

  3. “Bonenkai” – Party the Last Year Away

    The year-end “bonenkai” party is one of the major social events in Japanese cult…

  4. Nonverbal Communication in Japan

    There were communication before the first words were uttered. A hunter needed to…

  5. Exploring the Tokyo of Yesteryear

    Tokyo is one of the most well known cities in the world. It’s mentioned in vario…

  6. Japanese Inventions

    "What has been invented by the Japanese?" Have you ever wondered about this ques…

  7. Turn Up the Heat… with Ramen!

    I don't like ramen. Let me correct that: I don't like most ramen. Ramen to me is…

  8. Postcard from The Bluff, Yokohama

    There are many interesting places in Japan. I think I've said that more than onc…

  9. Matcha Madness

    Nothing screams "Japanese" quite like hot cup of green tea. While sushi and samu…

  10. A 5 Minute Introduction to Religion in Japan

    Religion. It's a big topic, and it is a talking point no matter to what country …

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    Three Tricks to Keep You on Track to Mas…
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    Getting Your Nerd On: American Comic Boo…
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    [Blog] What Is Needed In Preparation For…
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