Category Archives for "Japanese"

Today is May 5th, Kodomo No Hi (こどものひ/子供の日)

By Donnie | Japanese , Japanese Culture , Japanese Festivals & Ceremonies , Japanese Food , Podcasts , Special Events

Today is May 5th and it’s Kodomo no Hi, こどものひ/子供の日! Kodomo no hi, also known as Children’s Day, is a national holiday that’s tied into Golden Week (one of Japan’s big holidays**). Initially Kodomo no hi was termed tangonosekku, たんごのせっく / 端午の節句, or the Boys Day Celebration. If you’ve read some of the earlier posts, […]

Click Here To Keep Reading >>