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Geta

Geta are traditional Japanese sandals. They have an elevated wooden platform ...
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Giant catfish

Namazu is a mythological giant catfish. He is kept in the mud beneath the ear...
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Ginkgo

The ginkgo biloba tree is considered a living fossil as it's still as it was ...
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Girls' day

On the third of May, Japan celebrates the Girls' day or Dolls festival. Dolls...
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Gohei mochi

Gohei Mochi is a type of rice cake made of mashed rice, grilled and flavoured wi...
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Goshoguruma, ox-drawn carriage

The goshokuruma is an imperial ox-drawn carriage. It was used by the Emperor ...
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Grilled mochi

Yakimochi is a mochi (rice cake) grilled. The same sound 焼き餅 means jeal...
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Grilled sweet potatoes

Since the Edo period, sweet potatoes are an autumn and winter delicacy in Jap...
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Gunbai

The Gunbai is a wooden hand fan used by the Gyoji, the referee of sumo. The r...
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