Etiquette in Asia
As expectations regarding good manners differ from person to person and vary according to each situation, no treatise on the rules of etiquette nor any list of faux pas can ever be complete. As the pe...
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Etiquette in Japan - Video
Along with touring Japanese Schools, the government and food, there are some differences in etiquette. This piece is a guide to Japanese etiquette.
Etiquette in Japan
The code of etiquette in Japan governs the expectations of social behavior in the country and is considered very important. Like many social cultures, etiquette varies greatly depending on one's statu...
Etiquette in Japan - Wikipedia
Meishi
Business cards are cards bearing business information about a company or individual. They are shared during formal introductions as a convenience and a memory aid. A business card typically includes t...
Meishi - Wikipedia
Bowing
Bowing (also called stooping) is the act of lowering the torso and head as a social gesture in direction to another person or symbol. It is most prominent in Asian cultures but it is also typical of n...
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Japanese funeral
A Japanese funeral (葬儀 sōgi or 葬式 sōshiki) includes a wake, the cremation of the deceased, a burial in a family grave, and a periodic memorial service. According to 2007 statistics, 99.81% of deceased...
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Honorific speech in Japanese
The Japanese language has many honorifics, parts of speech which show respect, and their use is mandatory in many social situations. Honorifics in Japanese may be used to emphasize social distance or ...
Honorific speech in Japanese - Wikipedia
Japanese honorifics
The Japanese language uses a broad array of honorific suffixes for addressing or referring to people, for example -san, as in Aman-san. These honorifics are often gender-neutral, but some imply a more...
Chopsticks
Chopsticks are shaped pairs of equal length sticks that have been used as the traditional ancient culinary utensils in virtually all of the East Asian countries such as China, Vietnam, Korea, Taiwan a...
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Bento
Bento (弁当, bentō) is a single-portion takeout or home-packed meal common in Japanese cuisine. A traditional bento holds rice, fish or meat, with pickled or cooked vegetables, usually in a box-...
Bento - Wikipedia