taue

Taue, the Japanese rice planting season

As most of you may know, rice is a staple food for the Japanese people. Sushi, Onigiri (rice ball wrapped in seaweed nori), Tendon (Tempura on a rice bowl), Curry rice (Japanese-style mild curry with rice), to name a few. Without rice, perhaps Japanese people could not survive. To them, it’s a taste of mother,…