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Taiyaki

Taiyaki is a small cake stuffed usually with sweet red bean paste but other f...
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Taketombo

Taketombo (take = bamboo; tombo = dragonfly) is a toy composed of a stick and...
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Tale of the Bamboo Cutter / Princess Kaguya

'Taketori Mogogatri' or 'Kaguya Hime' is a Japanese fairy tale of the 10th ce...
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Tanuki

Tanukis are Japanese raccoon dogs. In the Japanese folklore, the tanuki is a ...
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Tawara - rice packs

Tawara is a traditional straw bale (barrel shape pack) used to keep rice. Spe...
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Tea

Tea seems to have been introduced in Japan from China around the 9th century....
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Temari ball

Temari (hand ball) is a ball wich was first a child toy andi is today a kraft...
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Teru teru bozu doll

'Teru teru bozu' is a doll made of a white cloth or paper which is hanged out...
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Three Friends of Winter

The Three Friends of Winter, represent for the Chinese the bamboo, plum flower a...
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Toast

In Japan, toasts can be surprisingly thick. A breakfast served in a restauran...
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Tokyo Skytree

'Tokyo SkyTree' is a tower situated close to more...

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Tokyo tower

The Tokyo Tower is a red tower resembling the Tour Eiffel of Paris. Built in ...
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Top

The Koma-top is an old Japanese toy. There are many kinds of different koma, ...
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Tsukimi - celebration of the moon

Tsukimi or O-tsukimi refers to festivals dedicated to viewing and admiring th...
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Tsukushi

Tsukishi (horse tail) is a plant considered as a living fossil as it's been o...
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Turtle

The turtle is a symbol of longevity in Japan. Mythological turtles are often ...
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