From the traditional Japanese martial art kyudo (bow & arrow) comes many standard Japanese words and phrases still used today!
This year was Hiraku’s first time at the largest annual Japanese pop culture convention in Michigan. His first time in Detroit at all, in fact!
Big JCMU Halloween celebrations? Autumn moon watching events??? The spooky month of October is one of our favorite times of the year!
It’s never to late to immerse yourself in Japanese culture for the first time!
Plan out your next curry adventure in Hikone~
You may already know that “tangible thing” in Japanese is “mono.” However, there are far more uses for “mono” than just this!
Take it from my experiences: if you want to prepare yourself for a life with Japan, then there’s no better place to do it than at JCMU!
New season, new beautiful flowers to see around Lake Biwa
Japanese Halloween?!? Learn where you can go to celebrate this spooky holiday in Japan.
September is the start of sweater weather in Shiga, but that just means it’s the perfect temperature to get out and explore the area!