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Yoshinogari : a Japanese ancient, historical city restored

On the edge of Saga prefecture lies a site of great historical importance – The Yoshinogari ruins. Some argue that this is the site of Yamatai Koku – the original city and capital of ancient Japan during the Yayoi era … Continue reading

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Niten Ichi Ryu

A Japanese friend who has mastered several martial arts mentioned that he had just started learning Niten Ichi Ryu (also known as Ni Tou Ichi Ryu) and my eyes almost popped out of their sockets ! Ni Tou Ichi (二刀一 literally … Continue reading

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