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2014年01月30日 history

A stingy man

A stingy man Long long ago, there lived a rich but stingy man in a town. He forced his wife to cut down their …

2014年01月30日 history

Bato Kannon

Bato Kannon For centuries the Japanese people have enjoyed hot spring bathing. There are many hot springs here…

2014年01月29日 history

How foolish I am!

How foolish I am! Long long ago, there lived a young man in a village. He was full of energy as he looked forw…

2014年01月29日 history

An old artist

An old artist Long long ago, there lived an old artist in a town. His specialty was to paint images of Buddha;…

2014年01月29日 history

A folding screen

A folding screen Long long ago, there lived an old priest who kept an old temple in a small village. One day a…

2014年01月29日 history

Greengrocer’s Daughter Oshichi Part.2 Death

Greengrocer’s Daughter Oshichi Part.2 Death The family returned home to Hongo. But Oshichi lost her ener…

2014年01月29日 history

Greengrocer’s Daughter Oshichi Part 1 Love

Greengrocer’s Daughter Oshichi Part 1 Love Most people in Japan live in wooden houses. During the Edo er…

2014年01月29日 history

God Sheep

God Sheep If you visit somewhere in Gunma Prefecture, you’ll probably hear about the monument called &#8…

2014年01月29日 history

Yuriwaka Episode 2/ The Deserted Island

Yuriwaka Episode 2/ The Deserted Island Yuriwaka barely managed to survive alone catching fish, and gathering …

2014年01月29日 history

Episode 3/Return

Episode 3/Return One day a fisherman fishing in the offing spotted something moving on the island. He strained…