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Rabbit

Images of rabbits decorate many Japanese objects including a lot of hahsioki....
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Rakugan sweet

Rakugan sweets are made of sugar, starch (rice powder or potato starch) and s...
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Red cow Akabeko

Akabeko is a traditional red cow (or ox) 'toy' from the Aizu region (north of...
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Rice

Nearly every meal in Japan includes rice. Rice is mostly served in a bowl apa...
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Rice cake for New Year

Kagami mochi is a rice cake as well as a traditional New Year decoration. It ...
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Rice cooker, traditional

Nowadays, Japanese use electric rice cookers (denkigama). In the past, a meta...
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Rice crackers

Osenbei are Japanese rice crackers. They are made with rice flower and backed...
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Roof tile

Japanese roof tiles are made of clay and often glazed. They can be of various...
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Rooster / coq

The rooster or coq is one of the twelve Chinese zodiac signs which are also u...
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