CULTURE - Japanese

For a country that has greatly evolved over a several centuries, Japan has a way of preserving its rich culture. Festivals in Japan are till date celebrated with the same enthusiasm and as they were ages ago. Asian Inspirations helps you demystifying all those mysterious and wonderfully captivating Japanese culture and traditions . Discover the full flavoured food culture you know nought about.
Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival and Foods

Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival and Foods

During the Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival, try Japanese hanami dango dumplings, Japanese bento boxes and Sakura mocha sweets for Sakura Matsuri.
5 Amazing Asian Gifting Ideas For Christmas You Never Knew

5 Amazing Asian Gifting Ideas For Christmas You Never Knew

Here are 5 amazing Asian gifting ideas for Christmas you never knew. This Christmas, make a present that will your loved ones will cherish forever.
10 Surprising Sushi Facts That You Never Knew

10 Surprising Sushi Facts That You Never Knew

Sushi defines the cultural milieu of Japan and the creative effort that goes into making every single roll of Sushi. Masters in Japan make each bite a ride of color, texture, taste, and presentation. Here are 10 interesting facts about sushi that will surprise you and make you fall in love with it:
10 Totally Unknown Facts About Japanese Curry

10 Totally Unknown Facts About Japanese Curry

Here are 10 totally unknown facts about Japanese curry that you never knew. In Japanese culture, it is invariable to make curry at least once a week.
Japanese Art of Mochi Making

Japanese Art of Mochi Making

Mochi is a Japanese sticky rice cake, traditionally eaten around Lunar New Year and is made from Mochiko (sweet rice flour) which is used both in savoury and sweet dishes.
10 Interesting Japanese Culture Facts

10 Interesting Japanese Culture Facts

With all the exotic and unusual Japanese food and cuisines, and unique traditions, we bring to you 10 Interesting Japanese Culture Facts that will leave you amazed.
The Art of Japanese Sitting – Seiza

The Art of Japanese Sitting – Seiza

The Japanese have a cultural significance and while most of us are used to sitting on the chair, the Japanese have a technique and style called Seiza which literally means ‘proper sitting’, which needs you to sit on the floor.
Japanese Summer Yukata

Japanese Summer Yukata

During hot, humid Japanese summer, all that you want to wear is a simple and light garment that keeps you comfy and cool. Well, Japanese Summer Yukatas do just that.
History of Shintoism

History of Shintoism

Japan is a land of multi-cultural, and multi-ethnic groups, but the most indigenous religion is Shintoism. Here is an insight on the History of Shintoism and Shintoism facts.
5 Interesting Japanese Subculture Fashion

5 Interesting Japanese Subculture Fashion

What comes to your mind when you think of Japanese subculture fashion? The kimono, yukata and the samurai costume right? For many people around the world, Japanese subcultures and are lesser known but are slowly getting recognised widely.
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