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Lucky Taxi in Kyoto/京都のラッキータクシー

In general, a four- leaf clover is famous as a lucky item. There is another lucky item in Kyoto, which is a luck...
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The secret of a mirror in Shrines/神社の鏡の秘密

Iya Shrine in Shimane prefecture/揖夜神社(島根県) Have you ever been to Shinto Shrines?For your information, the shrines ar...
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The statue of Shoki-san/鍾馗さん

Have you remembered Onigawara?It's Ogre's face-shaped tiles which can be seen as the decoration of ridge-end tiles....
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Bicycle-parking Space/自転車置き場

When you hear the word, a bicycle-parking space, what kind of view comes into your mind?Is it the spacious area whe...
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Wisdom learned from architecture built in 607A.D./西暦607年創建の建築物から學ぶ智慧

A lattice frame in Horyuji Temple/法隆寺の格子戸 Horyuji temple is the world cultural heritage site registered as Japan's f...
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Honesty Store/無人販売所

Honesty Store: you can see a security camera in the yellow circle and a safe in the yellow square. Is honesty store ...
2022.09.16
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Family names/苗字

Have you ever thought about the number of the family names in your country? Japan is said to have around 130,000...
2022.09.07
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The Lowest Mountain in Japan/日本一低い山

Definitely, everyone knows the name of the highest mountain in Japan. How about that of the lowest mountain in Japa...
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Characters before using Kanji?/漢字を使う前の文字?

A set of different characters that the ancient Japanese might use./古代日本人が使っていたかもしれない文字 Interestingly enough, there ...
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Is Kanji difficult ?/漢字って難しい?

An example that Kanji is a pictogram./漢字が象形文字である一例 *日本語は英語の後にあります。 AreyouinterestedintheJapan’swritingsystemsbyan...