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Halloween in Japan

Yes, Halloween in Japan. It's not quite celebrated as it is in the United States, but it's definitely present. But what does this day of goblins and ghouls look like in the Land of the Rising Sun?...

Host: Wakako, Jason

Published: October 27, 2014

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Obon

Obon is one of the biggest traditional Japanese holidays still celebrated today. Never heard of it? No problem, check out this lesson to learn more....

Host: Wakako, Jason

Published: August 08, 2014

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Tanabata

Tanabata is not a holiday that gets much press outside of Japan, but no need - Japan's happy to celebrate it in its full anyway. Learn about what goes down across Japan every July 7th with this lesson....

Host: Wakako, Jason

Published: July 07, 2014

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