Life and Events
Art and Design
Hiroshima Kagura. Regular weekly performances of theatrical kagura in downtown Hiroshima.
【Exhibition】Tōdaiji and Tōhoku: The People’s Prayers for Recovery. Tōhoku History Museum
＜Event＞ “Kōchi: Land of Spirit”. Historical sight-seeing exposition 150 years since the Meiji Restoration.
【Exhibition】 Japan in Architecture：Genealogies of its Transformation
What is true wealth? What is true happiness? How can Zen meditation help us overcome our anxieties? We asked Shōshū Hirai, from Zenshō-an, a Zen Buddhist temple, in Tokyo.
"Special Edition" List
Getting to know Zen and zazen: making time for self-discovery
Japan World Heritage: Yakushima - The Alps of the Ocean, where primeval forests slumber
National Parks of Japan Vol. 01 Nikkō National Park
Cultural Studies Vol.01 Jūdō and the Kōdōkan
Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama (Gifu and Toyama Prefectures)
"Art and Design" List
Edo: The Ingenuity of the Common People. How the Tokugawa era urban designers used feng shui and yin-yang principles to design the ultimate castle town.
National Treasure, Matsumoto Castle - Japan's oldest complete castle complex.
"Life and Events" List
A Guided Journey Through Japan's Ancient Calendar. Vol. 1. Nanakusa: The seven herbs of spring and autumn.
Festivals and People Vol.01: The Karatsu Kunchi Festival, Kyūshū
Japanese Regional Cuisine Tour (Part 1) The grain-based dishes and ‘Shitone-mono’ dumplings of Northern Honshū
Savour the Flavours of Japanese Tea Vol.01: Plantations in the Kantō, Hoku Shin'etsu and Tōkai Regions
"Great Masters" List
Shopping for the Finest Japanese Products No.1: Ubukeya Knife Shop, Nihonbashi-Ningyōchō, Tōkyō
Kōshū Inden: Supple deerskin adorned with lacquer patterns
Journeys in Kyōto ｰｰCherry Blossomsｰｰ
Japan Flower Travelogue 2: Heartwarming cherry blossoms
Japan World Heritage – Yakushima: The Alps of the Ocean, where primeval forests slumber
A Guided Journey Through Japan’s Ancient Calendar. Vol.01. Nanakusa
Himeji Castle – The White Heron Castle, glowing in the sky (Himeji City, Hyōgo Prefecture)
Part 1. National Treasure, Matsumoto Castle – Matsumoto City, Nagano Prefecture
Japan’s Traditional Crafts Vol.01 Hokkaidō-Tōhoku/Northern Honshū