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茶碗を清める・Purifying a Bowl





A bowl must be purified with care.  When rinsing a bowl at mizuya, it is not enough to put water and rotate it. 

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Japanese Culture #1 : The culture transmitted by manga / anime and Life in Japanese settlements.


Hello everybody !
Today we will talk about Japanese culture.

First, let’s look at this culture in general : 

Japanese culture, has for 20 years made a leap forward in its influence on the world. 560 more words


Akasaka Hikawa Jinja

I paid a visit to my local guardian shrine: Akasaka Hikawa Jinja (Akasaka Hikawa Shrine).

I introduced myself and asked for a guidance.

At that time, Japanese traditional wedding ceremony was conducting; making me feel happy as well.


Book Review - Samurai Castle by Miura Masayuki

For bibliophiles, one of the exciting things about traveling in a foreign country is that you get to explore the bookstores there and pick up books about their culture. 484 more words



It’s been so busy at work .. our ward has had the chronic problem , which is , we don’t have enough number of nurses … 312 more words


Is It OK to Fujoshify Everthing YOU See?

Warning: IF you are Fujoshi and you are butthurt after reading this, you need to calm down. And, I do enjoy BL here and there but, I am not a hardcore fujoshi.  537 more words


What Color Are Your Boyfriend's Eyes?

The first time I heard this question I was taken aback. Why do people care what color his eyes are? I know people can be nosy, but this was an oddly specific question to ask. 860 more words