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Traditional Japan

Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako hina dolls

Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako hina dolls

Japanese ”hina” dolls modeled after Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako are displayed at Kyugetsu Company on January 23, 2019, Tokyo, Japan. The Japanese doll maker Kyugetsu Co. unveiled […]

Traditional Japan

New Year Celebration at Kawasaki Daishi

New Year Celebration at Kawasaki Daishi

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Kawasaki, Japan – People perform ablutions at Kawasaki Daishi, January 3, 2016. The Buddhist temple is a popular site to […]

Entertainment, Music

Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival 2015

Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival 2015

Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival 2015 returned to Japan last weekend with a big show at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. The event organised over three days showcased Japanese food, fashion, anime […]

News

Megumi Igarashi Speaks at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan

Megumi Igarashi Speaks at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Megumi Igarashi (Rokudenashiko), poses for the press at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan on July 24, […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Japanese Cherish Sweet Memory of Penny Candies

Japanese Cherish Sweet Memory of Penny Candies

In a small hideout-like store, there are more than 100 kinds of candies. In Japan, you often see children rushing into Dagashiya, a penny candy store, after school. Dagashi, penny […]