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Japan's fascinating culture is based on ancient traditions dating back thousands of years alongside modern fashions and technology. 

 

 Food & Drink 

Fashion 

  Club News Articles:

Shoei Summer Exchange 2017
Visit from Shoei Tokyo Girls' School 2016
Hanami Flower Watching 2014
Setsubun Bean Throwing Ceremony 2012
Japanese Embassy 2013 and 2009
Hyper Japan 2012
Japanese School in Acton 2012
Japanese Rooms at the British Museum 2011
Penfriend Exchange 2012
Charity Film and Sushi Workshop
Japan Day 2010
Cultural Heritage Digital Storybook 2009
Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Survivor Skype 2011

 

 

 

 Food and Drink

Traditional Japanese dishes...

Kimono 

What is the Kimono and design your own...

 

 Origami

 Martial Arts

 

Origami is the Japanese art of 'paper folding'

ori from the verb oru: to fold

gami from the noun kami: paper 

Any paper can be used from newspaper to bank notes!

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Visit Origami Fun for easy Origami tutorials

Karate

 

Karate is just one of the many forms of Japanese martial arts.

 

kara* for empty

te for hand

(meaning empty hand as in no weapon)

* similarly karaoke means empty orchestra
'oke' coming from the Japanese shortening of the imported word orchestra.
 

News News: 

Origami Frogs 2009

Origami at the Japanese Embassy 2009

Origami on Japan Day 2010

Origami at a Japanese School 2012

Rushmoor Family Fun Day Origami 2013

Origami Pandas 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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