Etiquette and manner are very important in Japan. Even if you are a foreigner, you are expected to be familiar with the basics.
Here is the complete Guide to Japanese Manner and Etiquette.

Manners, Culture

Visiting a Shrine when it’s a new year

Oct 23, 2016

Many people go to a shrine and wait for the moment when it’s January 1st 0:00am. But be careful. Thi... Read More...

Manners, Culture

How to behave when you visit a temple

Oct 22, 2016

I have told you how to behave when you visit a shrine before. And this time, I will teach you how to... Read More...

Manners, Culture

How to behave when you visit a shrine

Oct 21, 2016

Shrine is a holy place for Japanese people and an integral part of their culture. Many foreigners mi... Read More...

Move To Japan, Manners, Education, Culture

Traditional Wedding and Funeral in Japan

Aug 7, 2016

We call weddings and funeral as "Kankonsousai".   There are many restricted rules to attend those ev... Read More...

Manners, Education, Culture

Learn Japanese Chopsticks Taboos

Jul 31, 2016

Since Japanese food is very popular all over the world, many people can use chopsticks. But do you... Read More...

Manners, Education, Culture

Learn Japanese Custom to Send Money on Occasions

Jul 26, 2016

In your country, what do you send as a gift on happy or sad occasion? My student from US told me t... Read More...

Manners, Education, Culture

Culture: Learn More About Japanese Manners

Jul 27, 2016

[Reference: http://www.madameriri.com/] Many Japanese have experiences to learn English in their ... Read More...

Business Environment, Manners, Work, Culture
Learn this simple but magical japanese word!

Learn this simple but magical japanese word!

Jul 24, 2016

Learn a magic word in Japanese To be honest, there is no magic word in Japanese. But if I we... Read More...

Move To Japan, Manners, Education, Culture
Obon Culture: "Welcoming our ancestors"

Obon Culture: “Welcoming our ancestors”

Jul 23, 2016

What is O-bon? O-bon is one of the most important events for Japanese people which falls on mid-Jul... Read More...

Manners, Education, Culture
Culture: The Japanese Way of Friendship

Culture: The Japanese Way of Friendship

Jul 22, 2016

Humans are social animals. We all need friends in varying degrees. Some have very small network of t... Read More...

Move To Japan, Manners, Culture

Culture: Cleanliness

Jul 21, 2016

Japan is known for its cleanliness. Japanese take pride in keeping their locality clean and tidy. I... Read More...

Move To Japan, Manners, Culture

Culture: Queuing Up

Jul 19, 2016

Every one of us might have had the experience of queuing up at our favorite food place or at an elec... Read More...

Manners, Culture

Sekiji – Very unique business manner in Japan

Jun 26, 2016

In business situation, have you ever considered well which chair to sit down in a room? Where to be ... Read More...

Manners, Culture

Manner in Japan – Should do and shouldn’t do

Jun 23, 2016

Manners are very different in different cultures. So what about Japanese one? In this article I intr... Read More...

Manners

Yellow Line

Dec 30, 2015

“Quite many rules in Japanese people’s mind.”   Those “Rules” have been making using long... Read More...

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