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Japanese Culture


Culture is an important part of a language. Learning the culture makes a language more interesting. These resources will show you many Japanese cultural aspects that are related to the language. When you are tired of studying grammar, vocabulary etc., try them to make learning more fun.
  1. Japanese seasonal events
  2. Manners
  3. Education system
  4. Relationships with nature
  5. Japanese baby names
  6. Royal Family
  7. Movies
  1. Japanese zodiac
  2. Love expressions
  3. Tattoos
  4. Let's learn hiragana with Japanese culture
  5. Sports
  6. Miscellaneous

Japanese seasonal events

There are many seasonal events throughout the year deeply rooted in Japanese culture.


Each country has its own social manners. It is important to understand them especially when you visit a country.

Education system

Japanese education system is a little different from one in North America. Learn why with these resources.

Relationships with nature

Learn about how Japanese interpretations of nature has affected its culture.

Japanese baby names

These resources help you to understand the meanings of Japanese names, and provide a reference for hundreds of Japanese baby names.

Royal Family

The Japanese imperial family is the oldest hereditary monarchy in the world.


Interesting aspects about how western movie titles or dialogue are translated into Japanese.

Japanese zodiac

Unlike the Western Zodiac, which is divided into 12 months, the Asian Zodiac is divided into 12-year increments. Each year is named after an animal.

Love expressions

Learn how to express feelings of love and caring in Japanese.


These resources help people find kanji characters for tattoos.

Let's learn hiragana with Japanese culture

Articles about Japanese society and culture make hiragana practice fun and memorable!


Ever since the Japan Football League started in 1999, soccer’s popularity has increased.


Here are some miscellaneous topics to learn more about Japanese culture.

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