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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.
Special Features：Japan, a country with ancient and excellent cultural tradition
Speaking of Japan, what will come to your mind?
Japanese culture reflects the beauty of Japan and also expresses the spirit of Japan.
This time, I will introduce to you the long-inherited Japanese traditional culture.
A good friend of light work! Gunte, the glove used by Japanese.
Gunte is a kind of glove that the Japanese love very much, which is widely and effectively used in people's daily lives. The gunte is usually white, flexible, and very firm and cheap. While working, gunte is a good labour protection equipment to prevent cuts and bruises.
【Female Article】Type and Difference of Kimono
Kimono is not only good-looking, it is also a clothing that attaches great importance to "kaku" (rank). For this reason, depending on the occasion, the kimono shall be divided into a high rank dress and fashion dress worn in daily life. This detailed distinction in use gives a different meaning to the kimono.
The Meanings Behind Traditional Japanese Patterns That Even Japanese People Don't Know!? ~Part.2~
In addition to those I introduced last time, there are many Japanese patterns that are often used in daily life. Then I'd like to introduce to you the good sense represented by these Japanese patterns!
Kendama has become a hot spot in the world? What is it?!
Do you know the Japanese Kendama? The Kendama is to lash a wooden ball tied with a line, thrusting the swordhandle into the hole, and making the ball stop at each disc (including small, medium, and large discs) on the side of the swordhandle. The Kendama is a toy that Japanese children loved very much long time ago.
Shichimi tougarashi, magic powder for delicious cuisine.
Shichimi togarashi is a Japanese seasoning made mainly of peppers and mixed with 7 kinds of spices.This time, I will introduce to you some relevant information about shichimi togarashi which is a very popular seasoning in Japan.
Ancestors' spirits back? What is Japanese O-Bon?
In the four days from August 13th to the 16th, a representative summer event called "O-Bon" will be held in Japan. During this period, many Japanese people will return home to make family reunion and worship their ancestors. Then what kind of activity is O-Bon?