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Japanese lantern lighting ceremony

Japanese lantern lighting ceremony(toro nagashi) is celebrated on the last day of the Bon Festival to guide the spirits of the dead back home.

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11 Japanese customs that are shocking to foreigners

11 Japanese customs that are shocking to foreigners in Far East curated by The Daily Seeker

My son is teaching me Japanese. All I can say is Ganky dis, which means, "I'm fine." #learn #spanish #kids

Kanji is derived from Chinese. Japanese consists of three writing systems; hiragana (あ), katakana (ア) and kanji (雨).

Japan’s awesomeness -- clearly the place is magical

Japan’s awesomeness

People Ask Me Why I Love Japan - This Is My Answer. I love this country and the people. Tokyo is the most amazing city I have ever known.

"That’s why people lose intelligence: for the simple reason that they are so tired. If the mind can have little rest, if you can leave the mind alone for a few hours every day, if once in a while you can give the mind a holiday, it will be rejuvenated; it will come out more intelligent, more efficient, more skillful." --Osho, Waking Times

I think a Geisha is one of the most beautiful things in the world. I wish I could go to Japan for the cherry blossoms and Geisha.too bad I hate Japanese food.

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30 Breathtaking Photos Of Breathtaking Places That You Must Visit

Map of Japan

Map of Japan: Honshû, Shikoku, Kyûshû and Hokkaidô, 1984 Japan is made up of four large islands and thousands of smaller ones

Full suit of Japanese Samurai armour (Gusoku), 16th to 18th century; Edo period Japanese Lacquered iron, mail, silk, copper-gilt.

Full Suit of Samurai Armor. This is similar to Egyptian and also ancient indian triad symbols.

Bowing is a big part of Japanese culture. There are many ways, rules, and times to bow. This guide will give you some idea on how to bow, with videos, step by step instructions, and more.

Bowing in Japan

In Japan, Bowing is a gesture that expresses appreciation and respect to the person being bowed to.

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This Guide Could Be Useful If You Travel To Japan

Sakura, Japan. - Delicately and poetically, Japanese culture blossoms every morning through many ways.

Japan, A Tale of Love And Mochi

- Delicately and poetically, Japanese culture blossoms every morning through many ways. Their praised cuisine is undoubtedly an expression of it. Check out A Tale of Love and Mochi at TheCultute Worldtrip

Chopstick etiquette is no joke! Nobody will judge you if you fumble a bit, but the items listed here are definitely faux pas.

Chopstick etiquette is no joke! Nobody will judge you if you fumble a bit, but the items listed here are definitely faux pas. (Shoveling is expected in Japan;

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Guide to Japanese colors. -- Japan, colors as a social status, kimono color according to the month, traditional color names, Japanese lesson