Japan has a fascinating, rich culture. Japanese practice traditions that date back thousands of years. In the 21st century, Japanese society is continually changing fashion technology and development, taking pride in their ancient customs and traditions. This is what makes it such a fascinating country to visit.
Japan is a nation consisting of more than 6000 islands. The country has four distinct seasons and makes a country of many unique local cultures. China and Chinese culture have influenced Japan since classical times, and history plays an essential part in Japanese culture.
There are a lot of temples and shrines scattered all around Japan. Buddhism and traditional Shinto religion have influenced architecture. Some of the places and structures are listed as UNESCO world heritage sites. Japanese religious beliefs heavily influence traditions and festivals.
Japanese culture is centered on respect and privacy. Ethics of Japan consists of a demand for compassion. Some of the core values in Japan are “Thinking of others, doing your best, not giving up, respecting elders, knowing your role and teamwork.”
One of the most interesting facts about modern Japan is 69% of the people practice Shinto, 66.7% practice Buddhism, 1.5% practice Christianity and 6.2% other religions as of 2018. However, people tend to identify with no religion when questioned. Japan is a blissful destination with a beautiful and diverse history. Japan’s vibrant and relaxed atmosphere, people, architecture, and culture is rich in every way. A visit to Japan will amaze you.