Posts tagged with "Japaneseculture"



Japanese culture · 27. March 2019
It's been almost a year since I started learning Japanese tea ceremony here in Singapore. Every time after the lesson, I've realised how much I had led things by without caring about what was happening close to me in my everyday life. In today's world that is changing with dizzying speed, if I at odd times pause for a moment with my five senses, renew my awareness of connecting to nature and being alive. That is what Japanese tea ceremony reminded me first.

Japanese culture · 23. February 2019
Today many kinds of Japanese design not only on Kimono but also T-shirt or some small items like box or purse you can find. Those patterns are Japanese traditional design called "Wagara" that has been used for Kimono and furnishing goods for centuries. Did you know each pattern and design have the meaning?

Japanese culture · 23. September 2018
The tradition that people have been continuing to carry the torch, craftsmanship that have been handed down for centuries, splendid culture of making things that have been cherished since ancient times... Even if the genre is different, you'll be surprised at how many such beautiful treasures as well as Japanese Urushi lacquerware you can discover in our daily life. This time as one example of these, let us share with you about “Mizuhiki” with more than a 1,000 year history, and which is...