【Greeting Culture in New Year's Holiday】
Greeting cultures are very popular overseas, in Japan, there are also some cultures of sending letters (postcards). With the changes of season, there are summer greetings and winter greetings in Japan, among them, the most necessary and important greeting is the "Greeting Cards".
The beautiful spirit of Japanese ~ Express blessings with Mizuhiki ~
Have you noticed? The Japanese shugibukuro (special envelope for monetary gifts), kagami-mochi / round rice cake and kadomatsu for New Year decoration are all decorated with beautiful "paper strings". Moreover, these paper strings are in all kinds of shapes... !
Reason for addiction! Five great charms of 2.5-dimensional stage!
2.5-dimension stage refers to move the 2-dimensional world in comics, anime, and games to the 3-dimensional stage for live performance. As the author of this article, I am now falling into this! Here are five great charms that are extremely simplified to the 2.5-dimension!
The Meanings Behind Traditional Japanese Patterns That Even Japanese People Don't Know!? ~Part.3~
This time in the third part we would like to introduce to you the traditional Japanese patterns with the motif of creatures (plants, flowers, animals and insects) and their symbolism.
History of Japan's Participation in World Cup ⑥ 2010~2012 (Part one)
"Previously we have introduced to you the game history of Japanese National Men's Soccer Team from 1994 to 2010.
This time, we will introduce to you the performance of the Japanese Team during the four years from 2010 to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil in two parts."
Japanese honourable hairstyle! The origin of samurai's "chonmage"
Chonmage is a characteristic hairstyle of samurai. In the eyes of modern people, such hairstyle is undoubtedly full of personality, then why does Japan have this kind of hair culture? This time let's explore the origin of chonmage.