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6 Deep Cultural Experiences to Have in Japan

Japan is a storehouse for cultural, social and entertainment related experiences. From its amazing history and heritage to the recent modern technological developments, it offers a lot of recreational opportunities to people of all ages. Relax in an Onsen! Meditate in zen gardens! Study in manga cafe or try your luck at pachinko shops! The…

SUMO Fighter! The King of the Ring!

SUMO WRESTLING blogs-images.forbes.com/ Sumo is a Japanese style of a competitive full contact wrestling sport. In general, it is organized on a circular ring, which is known as “Dohyo” in Japanese.And inside the ring, there are two wrestlers (“Rikishi” in Japanese) who attempt to force each other to lose balance. The one who would make…

Sumo is More Than Just a Sports Match

wadaphoto.jp/ Many foreign people probably have heard about Sumo. It’s a traditional Japanese sport. Sumo wrestlers wear Fundoshi(Male G-strings). Today, I will pick out some tips that will help you to enjoy Sumo more than you otherwise would. There are ranks even for judges <行司>本日から4日間かけ、45人の行司を紹介します。立行司36代木村庄之助(井筒)。11日(土)のTBS「ジョブチューン」に出演します。#sumo pic.twitter.com/UF8Re81bwG — 日本相撲協会公式 (@sumokyokai) May 3, 2013 There are 8…