Japan is home to the most centenarians and has the lowest infant death rate in the world. A health care system based on prevention and good living habits are the secrets to longevity of most Japanese.
Ohaguro — or “blackened teeth” — is a practice in which people, mainly women, dye their teeth black. While the custom of Ohaguro was practiced in different parts of the world, Japan is most commonly associated with it.
A Japanese company called Bibi labs is known for its weird products, like the Cotton Wife and Cotton Husband, but is it onto a winner with this new product.
Werner Herzog states that Kumiko The Treasure Hunter is: “A very beautiful, deep, and touching film,” yet behind the idea is something stranger than fiction.
Manga fans in China recently voted for the following 10 movies as the most moving ones from a total of 40 Japanese animation films.
I’m looking at how these Japanese women dressed themselves in the 1930s, the time of this video. Japan had already been westernizing at that point. So even this old video is relating to something much older. But just looking at it…
No, no, they aren’t real! I really thought they were too. Can you believe this Japanese artist?
For all you culture nerds, this is for you. It’s your perfect guide to telling apart the 3 major East Asian culture groups, and then some. Because you will also learn the differences between the appearances of Chinese people from different…
Bonsai is a highly involved, time-consuming lifestyle. It’s more than a hobby. It’s a discipline. It requires study. Intense focus. And you have to learn many skills. You want your little trees to look balanced and harmonious.
Acting too quickly. Doing something that fills us with regret. We’ve all been there. And there’s always that wish that time could be turned back just this once.