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Tanabata

Tanabata Festival

Tanabata (七夕, meaning “Evening of the seventh”), also known as the Star Festival, is a Japanese festival originating from the…

Soran bushi

Soran bushi

The soran bushi is perhaps the most famous of Japanese folk dances. Usually accompanied by the Bon dance as part…

samurai robot

Katana wielding samurai robot

Japan’s Yaskawa Electric Corporation (YEC) has recently put on a promotional show with their new Motoman-MH24, an industrial robot that slices and dices with human-like…