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Kamikochi 『 上高地』 : A Sacred Mountain Paradise The Japan Alps run down the middle of Japan's main island of Honshu, reaching heights of 3,000 meters. Kamikochi is in the north part of the Alps, in the city of Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture. Surrounded by mountains, the valley lies at a height of around 1,500 meters. The name Kamikochi originally meant "The Place where the Gods Descends to Earth". Kamikochi is the gateway to the Northern Alps, which is very popular with climbers in Japan. Every year, more than 1 million tourists visit Kamikochi. Kamikochi is said to be "The Place where the Gods Descend to Earth". The valley is only open from April through to November. Access is strictly controlled to protect the environment. Kama Tunnel is the only entrance to Kamikochi. Its gate is only ope...
The Japanese government's increasing alignment with US military actions in the Islamic world has been impacting this nation's relationship with the Islamic world. At the same time, there are now dozens of mosques across Japan, and many estimates now put the number of resident Muslims in Japan above 100,000. Against the backdrop of the troubling overseas events, Bridging Muslims and Japanese examines how resident Muslims are coping with suspicions and responding with confidence-building activities within their local communities and beyond. Watch the Director's Interview! https://youtu.be/_JBGVNA_qA0
It all began with an unusual request: "Could you film everything about me until I die?" Masahiro Tanaka was a palliative care doctor and Buddhist priest who was diagnosed with terminal cancer. He was an end-of-life specialist who helped thousands of patients die peacefully. Now he had to face his own impending death. The film crew set out to document an "ideal death", but what they witnessed was quite different. This program offers an unflinchingly honest look at human nature at its most vulnerable.
Sushi is, without doubt, Japan's most beloved food worldwide. But what makes sushi, Japan's unique bite-sized delicacy, so good? From fish like tuna to wasabi, nori seaweed and the all-important Japanese rice, we take a look at the ingredients that make sushi so special -- and meet the farmers, fishermen, wholesalers and chefs who make it all possible.
Shenzhen is a city located in Guangdong Province, just across the bay from Hong Kong. Referred to as "China's Silicon Valley", it has increasingly gained an identity as an ideal location for entrepreneurs and engineers in the electronics sector, who come to the city seeking to make their ideas into the reality of a new career or an impressive livelihood. Around these creators spring even more new services catering to their intense lifestyles. But in this young, bustling city, it is only the best and brightest who can make their way. In this episode, we follow a day of activity in the city where dreams are realized, Shenzhen.
Projeto "Blends: a musical mix east meets West" da rede de televisão japonesa NHK World. Música Smooth Criminal de Michael Jackson executado por Yoshimi Tsujimoto, Erina Ito, Yuko Watabe NHK World: http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/ Mais informações em:
It is said that every year over 1,000 new stationery items are developed in Japan. From erasable ballpoint pens being wildly popular among students in France, to colorful masking tape made of washi becoming a big hit in Germany, Japanese stationery has a global reputation for combining functionality with design flair. How are these writing implements evolving in the digital age? We explore the world of stationery design along with our guest, stationery designer and collector Masayuki Takabatake.
English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan, exploring the local culture, meeting the people and offering travel hints rarely found in guidebooks. English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan, exploring the local culture, meeting the people and offering travel hints rarely found in guidebooks. English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan, exploring the local culture, meeting the people and offering travel hints rarely found in guidebooks. English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan, exploring the local culture, meeting the people and offering travel hints rarely found in guidebooks.
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Many foreigners find Japanese construction sites really cool. What’s so cool about them? Foreigners are surprised to find schedules and rendering illustrations posted at construction sites as well as to find apology signs for causing inconvenience. Also, they found tobi professionals serving as the leader of the entire team building foothold and framework at the construction site for a high-rise building. And the world’s first double-arm power shovel, a distinguished machine enabling two different jobs to be conducted simultaneously. The program will explore cools in its techniques and consideration shown at Japanese construction sites.
A magnificent panorama of more than 3,000 stone columns soaring as high as 200 meters into the air! Welcome to Zhangjiajie, a region of natural wonder in China that's registered as a World Heritage Site. Although a popular destination for tourists and a model for the scenic backdrop of the film Avatar, much of the area has restricted access and is virtually unknown. With the permission of local authorities, we succeeded in filming this wonderland with a high-resolution 4K camera mounted on a drone. Join us as we explore the mystery of a mountain with a giant hole located 1,000 meters above the valley floor; discover rice paddies cultivated on steep precipices; and document the lives of local minority peoples. Travel back in time to retrace the ancient roots of Zhangjiajie in the Han dynast...
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/nhkworld_japan/ NHK's international broadcasting service is reborn as NHK WORLD-JAPAN in April, 2018. J-pop star Daichi Miura shares about what he thought of his experience in the launch campaign. To learn more about NHK WORLD-JAPAN, visit our special page. https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/nhkworld_japan/ Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/nhkworld/ Please subscribe HERE: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSPEjw8F2nQDtmUKPFNF7_A?sub_confirmation=1
This time, we put the spotlight on the Japanese spice sansho. The intense spiciness of sansho is enough to numb one's tongue, but unlike normal pepper, it actually comes from a citrus fruit. The refreshing aroma of the spice has made it a popular ingredient for desserts in recent years. Join us as we learn the best ways to incorporate this unique Japanese spice into a meal directly from sansho producers.
Sudden spikes in blood sugar after meals are hard to detect through regular checkups. But they can damage blood vessels, and have been linked to heart attacks, dementia and cancer. Even people who are slender or don't have diabetes can be affected. Japanese medical experts have found that cutting back on carbohydrates and changing the order in which we eat different foods can be effective. We'll also introduce easy exercises to help control blood-sugar levels.
Japanese department stores and supermarkets display whole cases of tempura, tonkatsu, croquettes, and other classic forms of deep-fried food. It's a popular choice when eating out, as well as when dining at home. This time on Japanology Plus, we explore some of the varieties of deep-fried food that are most loved in Japan. Our guest, food journalist Chieko Mukasa, is an expert on Japanese culinary culture. And in Plus One, how to make a Nagoya delicacy: jumbo fried prawn.
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/nhkworld_japan/ NHK WORLD-JAPAN's first promotional video appeared at the iconic Shibuya crossing in Tokyo. It features acclaimed J-pop artist Daichi Miura. NHK's international broadcasting service is reborn as NHK WORLD-JAPAN in April, 2018. To learn more, visit our special page. https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/nhkworld_japan/ Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/nhkworld/ Please subscribe HERE: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSPEjw8F2nQDtmUKPFNF7_A?sub_confirmation=1
GRAND SUMO Highlights: March tournament on NHK World https://www.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/tv/sumo/ Bout of Day 3: The exciting match between Chiyotairyu and Goeido. Watch how Goeido quickly finished this match by using a technique called Tsukiotoshi (thrust down). Click here to learn more about other sumo wrestlers on NHK WORLD. https://www.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/tv/sumo/ FOLLOW NHK WORLD Website : https://www.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/ Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/nhkworld/ Please subscribe HERE: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSPEjw8F2nQDtmUKPFNF7_A?sub_confirmation=1