Okinawan Culture Series

Uchinaa Culture is a series to introduce a glimpse of the Okinawan local culture, traditions, and languages. Having a history of being a petty kingdom for nearly 600 years, unique and characteristic customs and traditions, which are strongly influenced both by China and Japan, were developed in Okinawa. Hope you enjoy a reading trip to the Okinawan culture.

Okinawan Culture Series Posts

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Island speech

Uchinaa Culture 05

Kyuu-bon festival

Uchinaa Culture 06

Day to promote island speech

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Uchinaa Culture 03

Ugan buduchi