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Kotatsu, the traditional Japanese table heater

For centuries, Japanese houses have been build mainly with wood and paper. The result were small, pretty homes though isolation to keep the warmth inside was nearly nonexistent. What did the Japanese people do stay warm during cold winter days? The

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Kotatsu

For centuries, Japanese houses have been build mainly with wood and paper. The result were small, pretty homes though isolation to keep the warmth inside was nearly nonexistent. What did the Japanese people do stay warm during cold winter days? The

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Fukuoka Winter Wonderland 

Even though Japan’s population is mainly rooted in the religions of Buddhism and Shintoism, Christmas plays has its place in Japanese society as well. Instead of being linked to the birth of Jesus Christ and Christian belief however, it is

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