02 Japanese Culture

Firework Displays 花火

Firework displays are representative of Japanese summer traditions. Many fireworks festivals are held in various parts of Japan from July to August.  It is a major attraction for tourists and locals alike. The way beautiful large flowers bloom in the night sky and scatter in an instant, just like cherry blossoms, symbolizes the purity and fragility that are unique to Japanese culture. At the Tenjin Festival in Osaka, many fireworks are dedicated to Tenmangu shrine, and  is also famous for the large processions of ships honouring the shinto deities.


It is a major attraction for tourists and locals alike. にある alike はネイティブの先生に直してもらって初めて使いました。こういう表現はなかなか出てこないです。勉強になります。

deity 神、造物主 は日常的な言葉ではないようです。私の方から綴りを教える感じになりました ^^;

Let's learn about wonderful history and culture of Japan together!  全国通訳案内士(英語) 英検1級

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