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OBON is a Buddhist memorial service for the ancesters and deceased family members. It’s held from the 13th to the 15th of July or August. People visit the family grave, offer flowers burn incence sticks for prayer. It is said that during the period, spirits of the dead return to their families.
There were so many people who admired the beauty of Tokyo HOTARU as well as Tokyo Skytree. It was wonderful. At first,I couldn’t find the place to watch since there were so many people. So I ride on a train which runs over the river. It was also fun.
If you missed the chance to watch yesterday, please come and see next year .
There are so many nice restaurants near by which provide customers very tasty dishes with reasonable price.
It’s vernal equinox day today. Centering around the vernal equinox day are called HIGAN. We visit our family graves to show our respect for our ancestors. Family members are gathered on that day to keep relationships. We have big dinner together.
I attached the picture of my Juzu:Buddhist rosary. When we pray, it’s held in our hands.
The Imperial Palace
This picture was taken last year. I can’t wait for Cherry Blossom viewing. The end of March to early April will be the season.
With the height of 3776 meters Mt.Fuji is the highest mountain in Japan. Its almost perfect cone shape is world famous for its beauty. This is the view with radishes which will be made pickled radishes.
I’m a Junya Tanaka fan.
He’s Japan’s Kashiwa Reysol midfielder.
The team won against Mexico last night. Japan is best 4 now.
TOSHITAIKO YAKYU : baseball tournament which has 82 years history is holding in OSAKA at Kyocera domed stadium. 32 teams which represent regions are playing to be the champion. The final game will be hold November first from 6PM.
The champion will play World Baseball Challenge. Watching baseball is fun. I also looking forward to WBC.
Uncle Notes Live Concert 2011 has been successfully praised at KFC hall RYOGOKU yesterday. It was their 15th commemorative concert. The group: Uncle Notes consists of 8 members who has been enjoying guitar since they first met when they were students. The musical performance was favorably received by more than 200 audience. The more they play, the more audience exited. People dance to the music. So did I. My favorite are Quizás, quizás, quizás and coffee rumba. I had a wonderful evening. I’m very looking forward to next year’s concert.
“Music can keep friendship. I met a lot of wonderful people through music. I also thank to all people who kindly came to the concert today.” Yumiko Obata one of the member’s wife said.
NIKKO is located about 180 kilometers north from Tokyo. It is famous for the elaborately constructed Toshogu shrine dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu who is the first Shogun of the Tokugawa Shogunate.
There are also many beautiful falls. Autumnal colors are so beautiful in NOKKO this time of the year.
SYUUBAKUGA is Mitsuko’s original art which was given a patent in 2006. The combination of Japanese embroidery and SUMI painting is amazingly beautiful. Her arts are favorably received not only in Japan but also in America, Korea, China and, France .
She ‘s been holding a lot of exhibition in abroad as well as in Japan.She was invited to France for the exhibition : HARINO SAITEN .
I really enjoy her masterpieces at National musium in Roppongi, Mitsukoshi Department store in Ikebukuro, and Senbikiya Art Garely in Tokyo, and more and more.
Mitsuko Arita said that I always thank to be given a life. Having hope, courage, modesty, love in heart , life is wonderful.
If you are interested, you can attend the trial lesson at ASAHI culture center.
Green tea was introduced from China by Buddhist monks as a medicine. It is served after meals, or people drink it at any time. Matcya is one of green tea: which is served at Tea ceremony together with Japanese sweet. Gyokuro and Sencya is high quality green tea because which is made from only new leaves. Green tea in season: April and May, is very tasty. Bancya, Hojicya can be drink freely. We can also buy canned green tea from a vending machine. You can find this brand in Shizuoka prefecture. Having green tea every day, people keep good health condition.
This is my jogging course at my home town.
When I jog, many strangers greet me, and I greet them.Though nobody greet me when I walk.
The yellow sigh board says that here is a starting point and ending point in KATAKANA.
KATAKANA, angular phonetic characters which is simplified from KANJI are mainly used for writing forign words.
Jogging , and walking are fun. People enjoy them to concern about their good health condition. When you jog, you don’t need to run fast. If you can talk with friends while jogging, the speed is just right. There is a good running course around imperial palace in Tokyo. http://www.kanko-chiyoda.jp/tabid/1665/Default.aspx
This is my first blog. I’m happy to join the Tenkai-Japan. com. I’ve found writing blog is fun.I should have begun sooner.Thank you everybody. Thank you.
I’d like to write what is happening in Japan as well as around me. I’m trying to open my heart to learn from other people. I like to try something new.
Morning glories are beautiful during the summer.In Japan, they are called ASAGAO which means “morning face”. It is because the flowers last only a single morning. In the afternoon, they lost the vital and close. ASAGAO market is held in IRIYA Tokyo in the early July. Asagao will please our eyes untill the end of summer season.