Buddhist monks are not supposed to harm anyone, but "soldier monks" were a long-lasting profession in middle age Japan - why did these people arm themselves and why were they even allowed to exist?
Why are Japanese men Japanese men incapable of saying "I love you"?
Observing these simple business etiquettes will win you respect from your Japanese counterparts instantly.
At the end of the age of samurais, samurai warrior ISHIKAWA Jōzan pursued happiness in life.
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Why do the Japanese behave the way they do? A comprehensive explanation of Japanese people's cultural values.
Being polite is always a priority for the average Japanese and here is the explanation why.
The Yutori generation is the Japanese equivalent of Millennials. They too experience problems with older generations but here's what they have to say about it.