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Nima-kai Traditions: Matsuri

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Share your Nikkei Matsuri photos!

Every year, Nikkei communities around the world gather together for fun cultural activities and food. These matsuri (festivals) …

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Nima-kai Kodomo no Hi Traditions

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May 5th is celebrated annually in Japan and in Nikkei communities around the world as Kodomo no Hi (Children’s Day). The day is celebrated by displaying koinobori—carp-shaped windsock with the …

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Nippon América 日本アメリカ y Google México te invitan a recorrer Tokio.

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Nippon América 日本アメリカ es un proyecto del artista mexicano Alantl Molina, presentado por primera vez en Tokio en septiembre de 2019, posteriormente en el Carnaval de las Artes de Barranquilla …

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Nima-kai Hinamatsuri Traditions

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March 3rd is celebrated annually in Japan and in Nikkei communities around the world as Hinamatsuri (Girl’s Day). Literally translated as “doll festival,” families with young daughters celebrate this event …

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Oshogatsu 2021

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In this most unusual year, Russ & I welcomed the new year at home, but “together” with my parents & Omoto cousins virtually via Zoom. We spent New Year’s Day at my …

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Nima-kai Oshogatsu Traditions

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In conjunction with the Japanese American National Museum’s Oshogatsu Virtual Family Festival (January 3–8, 2021), Discover Nikkei compiled photos to share our global Nikkei community’s New Year traditions. …

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Nippon América 日本アメリカ (Barranquilla Arts Carnival)

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The Nippon América 日本アメリカ photo exhibition will be coming to the Barranquilla Arts Carnival on February 6-9, 2020.
Nippon América 日本アメリカ takes a look …

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Nippon América 日本アメリカ

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The Nippon América 日本アメリカ photo exhibition takes a look at Japan through the eyes of three Latin American Nikkei   photographers: the Brazilian Marcio Takeda (@takeda_marcio ), the Peruvian …

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Slanted Perspectives. MFA Graphic Design Graduate Show/David Toyoshma

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Images from my solo Master's of Fine Arts Exhibition at California State University, Long Beach (April, 2018). My thesis focused on my family and my own experiences confronting racism and …

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The Poston (Colorado River Relocation Center) Tailor School

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After the inital trama of imprisonment, the Japanese American inmate community with the help of the Office of Indian Affairs (OIA) and the War Relocation Authority (WRA) wanted to to …

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