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J. Movie – Inuyashikiいぬやしき

This flying and fighting action packed movie talks about Ichiro Inuyashiki, an old man, is ignored and his family DR. has told him the ending of his life with a cancer. At the same time, Ichiro got himself striked by … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Folklore: Namahage生剥

Namahage生剥 – It is a traditional folklore in Japan. Usually people wear Ogre demon mask and Mino straw capes during the first full moon night of 15th day koshogatsu of the traditonal lunar year. Namahage nowadays takes place at ritual … Continue reading

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J. Movie – Blade of the Immortal

Blade of the Immortal(無限の住人 Mugen no jūnin) Manji is a samurai warrior on the run after killing his lord…………and encounters Yaobikuni, an 800-year-old nun, who questions him and Manji found being was held hostage……….The leader of the ronin demands Manji to … Continue reading

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J. Fashion – Harajuku Pajamaパジャマファッション

Harajuku Pajamaパジャマファッション – Its style is all about laid back look of  “comfortable wear”. It has been a hit with teenager girls in Japan. Wearing of the style of “Roomwear” outfit can relax in at home to sleep or can … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Opera: Kabuki歌舞伎

Kabuki歌舞伎-  it is an art of classical opera singing and dancing stage drama.  This avant-garde theater is well known for the elaborate make-up worn by the great skillful, styling and dancing performers in Kabuki theater. People called them as “kabukimono歌舞伎者”. … Continue reading

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J. Drama – You Always Haunt My Heartきみが心に棲みついた

You Always Haunt My Heartきみが心に棲みついた –  The story talks about Kyoko Ogawa is a young lady who works for a company which deals with an underwear business. Kyoko Ogawa is a really weak self-esteem girl who couldn’t decide her own … Continue reading

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J. Fashion – Kogyaruコギャル

コギャル Kogyaru(Kogals) – It is a sub-fashion culture that high school girls wearing an uniform with short skirts. They usually dyed their hair brown with wearing loose sock. Aside from the short sexy skirts wearing, kogyaru girls like to have … Continue reading

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