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Delayed pleasure?

Another Monday, another post in my 26-Week Book Challenge. I have no idea how long this one will be, since I’m still a little distracted with what I’ve been doing this past weekend, which is this: 658 more words

Books

8th Annual Tagaya Period Festival

When: April 13, 10am – 5pm
Where: Tagaya Castle Ruin Park, Shimotsuma

This festival is packed with cool things to see, including a samurai parade, a matchlock gun demonstration, a portable lantern shrine, and a float contest. 22 more words

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The Disturbing Joy of Mone¥

Today was a lovely day!  As I was enjoying my meaty breakfast from the convenience store, I was concerned; how was I to enjoy the day?   711 more words

Youth Day 2014

In today’s society many people assume that teenagers don’t think it’s “cool” to be religious or that faith is “lame”: these people would be proven wrong. 630 more words

Anjeliko Garcia

Taiko Drums

When someone mentions music, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s hip hop, rock, reggae, pop, country, or even classical. Maybe it’s a set of instruments, dancing, or your favorite band. 339 more words

Japanese Drumming

Today was the first day of the conference I am attending in Japan.

The opening ceremonies included a kumi-daiko performance. Kumi-daiko is performed on different drums or taiko. 188 more words

Travel

Archive: Taiko drumming at Rhythmsticks

Taiko (太鼓) means ‘big drum’ in Japanese. The drums come in a variety of forms, ranging from small, tuneable shime-daiko to the giant o-daiko… 622 more words

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