Learn Japanese Culture to Progress in Japanese Language

Learning a foreign language is a complex endeavour. It is more than just learning the grammar and vocabulary. The cultural aspect of the language is important as well.

If you want to master a langu...

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The Tokyoiter Illustration Project www.thetokyoiter.com

The Tokyoiter is made by illustration and drawing freaks who are willing to present the talent of artists they like to a larger audience. Some of us are illustrators and some are just living in Tok...

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Viral Artist Mixes Coffee Cups, Tokyo & Instagram blog.gaijinpot.com

“Sometimes, I pick coffee based on how big the cup is,” says the 30-year-old with a smile.

That’s because it affects his style of creating coffee-cup illustrations that explore everyday life in in ...

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A place to pray, and cosplay the-japan-news.com

SASAYAMA, Hyogo — Daikokuji temple in Sasayama is dubbed the “Shoso-in of the Tanba area” after the repository in Nara that dates back to the eighth century. Tanba is the area in Hyogo Prefecture w...

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Japan's 1st privately-funded rocket to be launched www3.nhk.or.jp

A Japanese startup firm has given news reporters a look at a rocket that will be launched on Saturday. It is the first rocket built in Japan without assistance from the government.

Interstellar Tec...

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Line gets into food delivery www.techinasia.com

Line, Japan’s US$8 billion social media giant, today launched a food delivery service.

Called Delima, it allows users of Line’s messaging app to order and pay for food deliveries from 14,000 restau...

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Tokyo to begin seeking names for star giant panda cub abcnews.go.com

Japan's capital says it will start collecting suggestions this week for the name of a recently born giant panda cub.

Tokyo's Ueno Zoo, Japan's oldest, has not shown the cub directly to the public. ...

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Akihabara.Tokyo July Updates

I am glad to announce that we have rolled out another updates to the script that powers Akihabara.Tokyo website.

New functionality includes Favorite Posts section that is available to the registere...

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'The Japanese House' exhibition at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo www.blouinartinfo.com

The National Museum of Modern Art presents "The Japanese House: Architecture and Life after 1945” at their Tokyo venue.

The exhibition is an attempt to introduce 75 houses by 56 groups of Japanese ...

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Hebocon: The Best Worst Robot Competition spectrum.ieee.org

Building the best robot you can is difficult and stressful. You know what isn’t difficult or stressful? Building the worst robot you can, and then seeing if it can manage to be even more terrible t...

posted by  banzaitokyo | 5 months, 3 weeks ago | 3 comments


Japanese artist carves these intricate patterns using regular vegetables www.instagram.com

A Japanese artist carves vegetables publishing his works for everybody to see and use (if needed). The line in the description says: "carving

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