The whole traditional culture is at the festival
Japan Expo is the festival of all the Japanese cultures. A place of honor is reserved for the traditional culture of this country, important symbol of Japan in our minds.
Martial arts demonstrations, ceremony of tea, Shamisen concerts and Origami: Japan Expo invites you to discover the traditional aspects of Japan through various shows and activities.
Come and see breathtaking demonstrations of martial arts, choreographed swords fights or Kamishibai (small theatre made of paper). Hear the melodious sound of the Shamisen (a kind of lute) while admiring traditional dances like Nihon Buyô, Bon Odori or Butô. Inside the well-being area, try some relaxation techniques like Reiki or Anma. Initiate to martial arts, calligraphy or Japanese language thanks to the interventions of some experts. Witness an authentic ceremony of tea! Visit exhibitions of traditional objects and work of arts. Play Go and Mah-Jong with your friends! In short, a lot of surprises are waiting for you!
Find the Japanese traditional culture in the festival alleys on many booths, on the cultural stage and on the principal stage!
© TAKO Presse / 2011 / Paul
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