Life and Events
Art and Design
【Exhibition】Washoku. Nature and Culture in Japanese Cuisine. National Museum of Nature and Science, Ueno, Tokyo. March 14th – June 14th 2020.
＜Event＞ Art Mix Japan 2020. Niigata’s largest ever Art Mix Japan event, featuring a huge range of traditional Japanese art forms. April 18th and 19th, 2020.
Event 23rd Hina no Tsurushi Kazari Festival. Izu Inatori Onsen. Until March 31st.
【Exhibition】 History of Japanese Early Photography: Kantō Region. Images of Japan, 1853-1912. Tokyo Photographic Art Museum. March 3 – May 24, 2020.
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
Is it true that Japanese dog breeds are genetically closer to the wolf than any other breeds? Manabi Japan visited Azabu University’s Professor Takefumi Kikusui to unravel the mystery surrounding the origin of Japan’s iconic canines.
Visiting Japan’s National Parks. Aso-Kujū National Park. Born of Fire – The Rich Ecosystem of Mt Aso’s Pastoral Landscape.
National Parks of Japan. Vol. 4. Aso-Kujū National Park
The Boathouses of Ine Cove, Kyōto Prefecture.
The Chronicles of Old Edo, Vol. 2. The Magnificent Men of Old Edo.
"Art and Design" List
The Japanese House. Nambu Magariya, Iwate Prefecture. Where farming families once shared their houses with their precious horses.
vol.12 没後30年 諏訪直樹展
"Life and Events" List
Living by the Old Calendar No. 1 Shiwasu and Mutsuki
A Guided Journey Through Japan’s Ancient Calendar. Vol. 04. The Day, the Month and the Year
Photographer Kenji Aoyagi Strolling the Rice Terraces Vol.6 Warabino no Tanada Karatsu City, Saga Prefecture
Rustic Wagashi – Traditional Japanese Hometown Sweets and Treats. Part 1. Hokkaidō and Tōhoku
"Great Masters" List
Shopping for the Finest Japanese Products No. 5: Kyō Rōsoku Nakamura – Traditional Handmade Candles, Sakyō-ku, Kyōto
Shopping for the Finest Japanese Products No. 4 Komaruya Sumii Sakyō-ku, Kyōto
Japan’s Significant Landscapes. The Riverside District and Canals of Ōmihachiman.
Castles of Japan, Part5. Kōchi Castle. Kōchi City, Shikoku.
"World Heritage" List
World Heritage Kasuga Grand Shrine. The Divine Protector of Ancient Nara.
Himeji Castle: The White Heron Castle (Himeji City, Hyōgo Prefecture)
Dressing up Everyday Meals Making the Most of Tableware Created by Renowned Japanese Artisans
Ikebana Artist Yuka Okubo’s “At Home with Ikebana”. No. 1: Gerberas to Brighten the Kitchen
Lake Yunoko Basking in Spring Sunshine: Nikkō National Park. Drone footage of scenic Japan Vol.3
Nasu Kōgen and Chausu-dake Peak. Drone footage of Scenic Japan Vol. 2
A Fondness for Flowers – Enjoying Japan’s Flowers through the Seasons. Part 1: Ume – The Japanese Plum.
The Elegant World of Japanese Etiquette, Part 1: Chopstick Etiquette – Dining with Decorum
Japan World Heritage ー Shirakami Sanchi: The World’s Largest Virgin Beech Forest