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What is a Jyugoya Festival?

My family liked the moonlight watching around Jyugoya festival. We decorated rounded Dango (sweet rice dumpling) and Japanese pampas grass beautifully at balcony. I …

Kendo competition

Once, Kendo was prohibited in Japan

The foundation of Kendo was made, when the military aristocracy was established in Edo era. Samurai trained balance of mind other than the …

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The Art of Japanese Incense

About 500 years ago, in the age of Higashiyama culture, the “Koudou,” or the traditional Japanese incense ceremony, was established as a …