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Every Thursday, a new article about Japan is published on Kanpai. More about that.

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Hachiko - The Statue of Shibuya’s Faithful Dog

Latest Kotaete questions

With Kotaete, our Q&A module, submit all your questions about Japan to the Kanpai community and share your knowledge.

Events calendar

  • 1 April -- Beginning of the fiscal year in Japan
  • From 29 April to 5 May -- Japanese Golden Week
  • 12 May -- Mother's Day in Japan
  • 6 June -- Beginning of the rainy season (Tsuyu) in Japan
  • 21 June -- Summer starts in Japan
  • 1 July -- Season start for climbing Mount Fuji
  • 15 July -- Sea day / Umi no Hi in Japan (holiday)

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