Category Archives: JAPANESE LIFE

Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – AITAKUTE IMA BY MISHAI

Sunday J-pop – 「AITAKUTE IMA」I want to see you now! Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? It has been strange week. After the pleasure the suffering came. Life is up and down. When people are unhappy they tend … Continue reading

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A Japanese Children’s Song – 童謡 [Aka Tonbo] “A Red Dragonfly” (あかとんぼ) 

Introducing a children song for a rainy day Continue reading

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Around Lake Chuzenji, Nikko, Tochigi, is lit up for the Night View

According to NHK Net News Web Easy, around the Lake Chuzenji, Nikko, Tochigi has been lit up for an enjoyable beautiful night view in order to attract many tourists for sightseeing after the autumn leaves season gone. At the famous … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Ready to Fly by Masayoshi Takanaka

Sunday J-pop – 「Ready to Fly」 Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? Today’s Sunday J-pop is a bit different taste. Anyone who plays a guitar, then check it out. The song called [Ready to Fly] by Masayoshi Takanaka, … Continue reading

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A Japanese Event in November – Shichi-go-san (七・五・三)

It is already November! Time flies. The season of the autumn leaves. Christmas is just round the corner. There are many events held in November in Japan. For instance, 3rd of November was a cultural day. However today I would … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Morning Kiss by Junk Fujiyama

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been? It is already “Good afternoon” time. How do you spend Sunday morning? Someone might starts the morning with a kiss.   Today’s Sunday J-pop is called 「Morning Kiss」by Junk Fujiyama. It was … Continue reading

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Matsuda, A Car Stops Automatically When A Drive Feels unwell

According to NHK Net News Web Easy, [ Matsuda], an automobile company made a system for which makes a car stop automatically and safely when a driver suddenly become unwell. An camera checks a driver’s eyes’ movement. When the camera … Continue reading

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Three Days Quarantines Period for Business Passengers Who Enter Japan

According to NHK Net News Web Easy, the Japanese government has been requiring for all passengers who arrived and entered to Japan to do 14 days quarantines period at either hotels or their homes in order to prevent from spreading … Continue reading

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A Japanese Event in October – Supotsu no hi (スポーツの日)/ Sports Day

Nowadays there are many events held in October in Japan. One of the a well-known events since I was a child is called Spotsu no hi currently names. (スポーツの日). Former name was Taiiku no hi (体育の日)and it was 10th of October … Continue reading

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Japanese Sayings/Phrases – Kotowaza [ことわざ]

It is just like English sayings and phrases, there are Japanese sayings and phrases as well. It is called [kotowaza ことわざ]. From today I will introduce Japanese sayings and together with English explanation. Hope you find it interesting. What is … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Last last Dance by Hiroko Moriguchi

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been hectic week for me. I had a gig on Friday. I was too excited to sleep on Friday and last night due to the summer time has changed to … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Remember Me by Step

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been hectic week for me. Whenever I am tired the music makes me relax. The music is one of the best thing to heal because the music has a healing … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – You and I by Haruma Miura

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  The sun is hiding behind clouds here in UK. So I though I want to listen something warm and healing. Today’s Sunday J-pop is called 「You and I」written and sung by Haruma … Continue reading

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Enjoy The Halloween at 「The Virtual Shibuya 」This Year

According to NHK Net News Web Easy, The Tokyo Shibuya Ward Tourism Association is to hold the Halloween event at [Vitural Shibuya] on internet from 16th October till 31st October this year again. [Vitural Shibuya] is enjoyable by uploading an … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Single Again/シングル・アゲン by Mariya Takeuchi

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  I was discouraged and disappointed but I over came. There are always someone better than us but it is not easy to accept when it was taken away from that person. life … Continue reading

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AUTUMN Words 秋の言葉 (あきのことば)

Konnichiwa Just few weeks ago, we had a Indian summer but definitely the autumn has arrived. The air is cooler and my sun flowers are ending their life. The Japanese always say “Autumn is the best season for eating and … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Michiteiku Taion/満ちていく体温 by Blu-Swing

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  For me it was hectic week and a bit of unexpected happening occurred. Although the summer had gone and autumn has arrived here, in my heart it is still summer. Today’s Sunday … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Magic Ways by Tasuro Yamashita

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been enjoyable week for me, driving down to the seaside as we had the last Indian Summer, watching friend’s performance etc. Today’s Sunday J-pop is called 「Magic Ways」. When I … Continue reading

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A Japanese Event in September – Tukimi (Jyugoya)/ moon viewing

It has been Indian Summer here in UK however it feels that the autumn has already arrived. According to a calendar it is the autumn season. This time I introduce one of Japanese events in September. It is called Tukimi … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Ippon No Ongaku (一本の音楽・One Music) by Kazuhito Murata

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  It has been so busy week for me that I could not post any blog until today. My dear friend shared this song the other day. The song call 「Ippon no Ongaku」. … Continue reading

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