At the end of the age of samurais, samurai warrior ISHIKAWA Jōzan pursued happiness in life.
An explanation of Shintoism and how almost all Japanese people are Shinto, in 11 minutes.
Making real friends with Japanese people can be a challenge if you don't know their culture. The common mistake that foreign nationals make when they try to form friendships with Japanese locals is thinking that friendship can happen at any given time. This is not the case - there are certain situations that allow new friendships to form.
Japanese boy bands cast young boys with feminine facial features and hairless skin, and girls are crazy about them. Legendary Kabuki actors throughout its 400-year history are all known for pulling off the sexiest female roles, and grabbed the heart [...]
Tokyo and Osaka are the first and third safest cities in the world, respectively. Here are the reasons Japan has successfully controlled crime over several decades.
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.