There is nothing like a good story to me. I was brought up hearing just about every story you could imagine. I was always fascinated that you could have so many different versions of a single tale. Japanese Fairy Tales are no different. Some of them are rather insightful, while others can be a tad strange.
One story in particular really takes the “Huh?!” Award for Japanese folktales and that the story of Urashimataro. If you don’t know this story, please check out the video below and hear my take on a very strange Japanese story: