Yesterday, I saw an NHK documentary called Document 72 hours. The team takes to everyday streets in Japan and interviews people over a period of 72 hours, and getting some really warm heartfelt conversations along the way. 342 more words
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The 54th NHK Cup 2015 was held at Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo this past Sunday. It was one of Japan’s most prestigious gymnastic national championships as it continues to serve as the qualifications for the right to represent Japan in the 2015 World Gymnastics Championship in Glasgow, Scotland in October this year. 209 more words
Today, it was announced that anisong singer / artist LiSA will be canceling her appearance on the tomorrow’s NHK’s MUSIC JAPAN due to doctor’s orders. 31 more words
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Every year on kodomo no hi, a Japanese national holiday called Children’s Day, colorful koinobori are raised all over the country. They are wind socks in the shape of koi fish and therefore called carp streamers.
As part of my daily commute I’ve been listening to various Japanese podcasts from NHK’s podcast series Suppin. I usually get into one of them, and listen to it exclusively for a few weeks until I’ve heard every episode. 312 more words