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Sex in the East

This, for example, the cult of the naked body, worship of sensual pleasure. Everyone knows that in countries such as Japan, China, India, Nepal, sexuality is seen not so much as art but as science. Sex in these countries is not so much a goal as the path, the movement and even the development of the soul.Sexuality is considered as something natural, not forbidden, but at the same time it does not “animal” as an act committed only for my own satisfaction, and the way to become closer spiritually.

On attitudes to sex in China had a huge impact ancient philosophy, which considered women as being “second class”. Views and now the Chinese are clearly antifeminists nature: women are seen as inferior being compared to men. In China since ancient times valued female purity, devotion to her husband is a major in family life and the upbringing of children. Chinese family is different in that it prevails mutual respect and care, children require behavior that does not harm the family. This atmosphere creates a special affection for each other, and the marriage is primarily to have a family. In modern China, as in ancient times, negatively assessed the naked body. Anal and oral Continue reading

Funeral traditions of Japan

 

Naughty children screaming ran into a memorial hall. They did not notice the portrait in the frame, no flowers mourning nor grieving relatives who served, we left the hall, preparing for the ceremony tonight. Almost upsetting the owner of the coffee shop, I ran to catch up with their child. Catching it in your arms, I drew his attention to the center of the room and on the portrait of a woman. And, for a while thinking how to explain the situation two-year-old, said: “See that woman? She died. There, in the street, are her relatives. It is very sad that she died. There is no need to run. This is not good.” up To this point we have touched upon the topic of death of animals and plants, but that the death and the person he heard for the first time. I didn’t know how he will react to it. His reaction surprised me. He said: “I mean “Sorry”!” . I paused again – this time over whether two-year-old to apologize for what he did out of ignorance. And said “If you want to!” . He wanted. He turned to the portrait and said to the dead woman, in Japanese: “Excuse me!” . Then bowed to her and took my hand. I repeated after him a nod and turned around. Us watched in amazement Japanese.

It was the first time we’ve encountered in Japan Continue reading

South Korea

 

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Information and tips for travelers (tourists) .

In addition to the architectural sights and museums of the capital, Seoul guests are encouraged to visit the Botanical garden and zoo. Music lovers can enjoy concerts of two city Symphony orchestras, with high professionalism. In addition, the repertoire of the Opera theatre of Seoul — more than 40 works of European (mainly Italian) and Korean authors.In town visitors will be able to make a choice from a rich assortment of Oriental meals, not only Korean, but Chinese, Japanese. When visiting Seoul restaurant, it should be remembered that the usual European chicken meat in Korea is considered a delicacy and is quite expensive, and the dishes of beef, pork, fish everyday, included in the regular diet of the local people.The monetary unit circulating in Seoul is the won. Currency exchange is performed mainly in banks and hotels.

The traditional system of hierarchy and respect for elders still holds great importance in all spheres of life. Direct questions about age and marital status are considered to be commonplace, as they allow the Koreans Continue reading

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