Traditions of Japan


Tradition Japan the Precepts of their ancestors for Japanese it’s all: tea and the wedding ceremony has not changed over the past century, the same way kimono is worn by some representatives of the older generation as casual wear.

To celebrate the holidays added a few new “red calendar days”, but the total mass of the composition of holidays have not changed.

Minka: traditional Japanese house, minka (minka;

literally “house (-) people”) is a traditional Japanese house.

In the context of the Japanese division of society into classes were a Japanese minka dwellings of farmers, artisans and merchants, i.e.

necesarilly part of the population.

But since the class division of society had disappeared, so the word “minka” can be called any traditional Japanese house of the same age.

Minka possess a wide range of styles and sizes of performance that is significantly associated with geographical and climatic conditions and the lifestyle of the inhabitants of the house.

But in principle, minka can be divided into two types: country home (NOC;

nōka, 農農 ) and town houses (machiya-style townhouse;


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