Do you know about "bonsai"?
Just like Japanese garden, right? If you think so, it may be not correct.
You may know about it, but I think you do not understand what it does mean on earth. So this time I'd like to deeply introduce to you the relative knowledge about bonsai.
Speaking of the traditional Japanese festivals in August, people must think about the "O-Bon". O-Bon is a festival of tomb-sweeping and mukaebi-lighting to thank the gods and ancestors. The O-Bon is usually held around August 13～16 （varied from place to place）， during this period, many companies will stop working, and people will return home to sweep the tombs, meet their relatives and offer ancestors. This time I'd like to introduce to you the methods of Japanese offering ancestors during O-Bon.
At present, there is a kind of food called "salad chicken" attracts a lot of enthusias among the Japanese OL and housewives. Then "salad chicken" is salad? A dish name? Or a kind of bird? I believe many people have doubts about this. In fact, it is a kind of chicken for body slimming which is now sold everywhere in convenience stores and supermarkets! So what are the benefits of salad chicken? Our MDJ also investigated it.
The "Doujinshi" refers to the magazines or publications produced by individuals/associations, which are the self-published books, while the Shougyoushi is different from the Doujinshi, it is a kind of book that the publisher pay for the author to write.
The sidewalk cafe of "ROCCA & FRIENDS TRUCK" is is approximately half-way between the Yasaka Jinja and Kiyomizu Temple, which are the Kyoto's representative tourist attractions.
In addition to the Japanese tea and coffee, you can also taste the original drinks with the theme of “Kyoto Style”! This time I've personally been to this keynote shop that has aroused wide public concern.
Do you know the "Kuyou"? "Kuyou" is a Buddhism term, which means praying to gods or souls of deceased person in the manner of offering flowers or other offerings. In fact, in addition to bring offerings to the deceased person, the "object" may also be worshiped in some shrines and temples. As for such offering, I've tried to sort out two kinds of conspicuous offering activities during this period.