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Map of Japan

Map of Japan

Events calendar

  • 21 December -- Winter starts in Japan
  • 23 December -- Birthday of the Emperor of Japan
  • 25 December -- Christmas in Japan
  • From 31 December to 1 January -- Eve and New Year in Japan
  • 5 January -- Hayao Miyazaki's birthday (born in 1941)
  • 8 January -- Seijin no Hi: adult day (20 years) in Japan
  • 3 February -- Setsubun: celebration of the arrival of spring
  • 14 February -- Valentine's Day in Japan
  • 3 March -- Hina Matsuri: little girls' festival in Japan
  • 14 March -- White Day in Japan
  • 21 March -- Spring start in Japan (sakura cherry blossom season)
  • 1 April -- Beginning of the fiscal year in Japan
  • From 29 April to 5 May -- Japanese Golden Week
  • 13 May -- Mother's Day in Japan
  • 6 June -- Beginning of the rainy season (Tsuyu) in Japan