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Bonsai, Guide -

Japanese maples, also known as momiji, are popular bonsai trees due to their delicate leaves and beautiful fall color.  Here in our guide to start growing your own momiji bonsai, we will provide two methods you can use to get started!   Method 1 - Planting Seeds Directly In Soil Materials Needed Japanese maple seeds Potting soil Seed trays or pots Plastic wrap or clear plastic bags Water Preparing the Seeds Soak the seeds in water for 24 hours to soften the seed coat. Remove any debris or damaged seeds.   Planting the Seeds Fill the seed trays or pots...

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Japanese -

Japanese Word of the Day   The Importance of Studying Japanese Every Day Japanese is a fascinating language, spoken by over 125 million people worldwide. It is the official language of Japan and is also spoken in other countries such as Brazil and the United States. Learning Japanese can open many doors, both personally and professionally. In today's globalized world, being able to speak more than one language is a valuable skill, and Japanese is no exception. In this article, we will explore the benefits of studying Japanese every day and how to make the most of your daily study...

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Culture, Guide, Lifestyle -

Toilet Bidet Attachments in Japan If you've ever been to Japan, you might have noticed that toilet bidet seat attachments are a common sight in restrooms. But what exactly is a bidet toilet seat attachment, and why are they so popular in Japan? Electric bidets, also known as "washlets," are devices that can be attached to a toilet to provide a stream of water for cleansing after using the bathroom. These attachments can come with a variety of features, such as adjustable water pressure and temperature, multiple nozzle options, self-cleaning nozzles, a heated seat, and automatic deodorization. But the benefits...

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Bonsai, Guide, Traditional -

Bonsai tree care is the art of cultivating small trees in containers to maintain their size and shape. It has been an integral part of Japanese culture for centuries and requires skill, patience, and knowledge to achieve the desired aesthetic beauty of the tree. The techniques used for bonsai tree care vary depending on the type of tree and its age, but there are several basic steps that should be followed for all trees. Placement: Choosing the Right Location for Your Bonsai Tree One of the most important aspects of bonsai tree care is finding the right place for the...

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Culture, Guide, Lifestyle, Traditional -

Geishas are a traditional part of Japanese culture and have a long and interesting history. The first geishas appeared in the 13th century and were originally men known as taikomochi. These men were entertainers who performed a variety of roles, including telling stories, cracking jokes, and providing music and dance. By the 16th century, geishas had evolved into more of a storytelling and humorous role, and by the 17th century, women began joining the ranks of geishas as well. By the 1750s, women geishas outnumbered the men. Geishas were originally assistants to oirans, which were high-class courtesans who lived in...

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