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Basho Haiku and Yours

I can not express the sorrow
my watering eyes and upset stomach are doing .
as my fingers tremble to finish...

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JAPAN PHOTOS

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COOLEST OF COOL JAPAN

Super-Kamiokande
Joint Japan-US large underground water Cherenkov detector used mostly for study of atmospheric neutrinos, solar neutrinos and proton (nucleon) decay. ... vote
User Comment: Undergound Looking UP
Japan Visito The Last Samurai
Review by Owen Grieb: "Though very much the Hollywood blockbuster, The Last Samurai, led by a sword-wielding, shaggy-bearded Tom Cruise, provides an interesting insight into mid-nineteenth century Japan..." ... vote
User Comment: Visit Japan!
Tohoku University - Department of Psychology
Information on Faculty of Arts and Letters staff members and research activities. ... vote
User Comment: Shrinks!
JR East (East Japan Railway Company)
Operator of railways and hotels, warehousing, logistics, travel agency business, and more.\ ... vote
User Comment: The Train, Catch the Train!
Fukuoka Soft Research Park
Project being developed by a number of high-tech manufacturers and and information industry companies to become the leading center for transmitting information and the R&D stronghold of Japanese information industry. ... vote
User Comment: R&D and more

GOVERNMENT

Embassy of Japan in the United Kingdom
Located in the Piccadilly area of central London. ... vote
User Comment: Visit the UK Today!
Ebetsu City
Located in Hokkaido's Ishikari region. ... vote
User Comment: Ishikari is beautiful
Chiryu
Aichi Prefecture-based town. ... vote
User Comment: The Far North
City of Bibai
Located in Hokkaido's Sorachi district. ... vote
User Comment: Looks Fun
Musashino
Part of the western Tokyo suburbs, Japanese content only. ... vote
User Comment: Run here and feel good

REAL ESTATE

Chiba Japan Beach Home For Sale
This Amazing property sits 1.5 hours door to door from Tokyo Station by local express train Wakashio. The virtually private neighborhood has a colleciton of cute cottages and homes that are occupied full-time and seasonally.
Fukuoka Soft Research Park
Project being developed by a number of high-tech manufacturers and and information industry companies to become the leading center for transmitting information and the R&D stronghold of Japanese information industry.
U & I Guest House
Offers apartments and guest house rooms in Nerima Ward, Tokyo and Kawagoe area of Saitama Prefecture.
Hoyo Tokyo
Offers fully furnished studios and other apartments on a monthly or weekly basis in central Tokyo.
Sugimoto System Plan Co. Ltd.
Offers consulting and structural development for imported housing makers attempting to enter the Japanese market.

POP CULTURE

Namazu Net
Offers tableware, tea ceremony ware, and works from distinguished Japanese ceramic artists at reasonable prices. ... vote
User Comment: Cool Ceramics Here
CyberJapan TV
Mitomi Tokoto and Pioneer Pro DJ present CJTV, a Japanese online magazine since 1996. A bi-lingual guide to Tokyoâ¿¿s pop culture world featuring monthly cover girls, club guides, event listings, and fashion. ... vote
User Comment: The Cyber Japan Dancers!
Gay Net Japan
The oldest online community in Japan for gay people. ... vote
User Comment: Feel Welcome Here
Mark Schilling's Tokyo Ramen
Reviews and articles about Japanese films and pop culture by Mark Schilling, reviewer for The Japan Times and reporter for Screen International. ... vote
User Comment: Movie reviews
Japan Deaf Evangel Mission
Organization which seeks to spread the gospel to deaf people by translating the Bible from Greek and Hebrew into Japanese Sign Language. ... vote
User Comment: Help and Learn about the Deaf

BUSINESS

Electric Obiland
US seller of Japanese music pressings from ABBA to Zappa. Rare and collectible records and CDs. ... vote
User Comment: Old School Music Business
Tokyo Disneyland
Official site provides information about attractions and schedules, updates, and more. ... vote
User Comment: sure, its mickey
O-BIC (Osaka Business and Investment Center)
Promotes foreign direct investment in Osaka and other areas of the Japanese market by offering in-depth assistance and expert advice specifically tailored to the individual requirements of each organization. ... vote
User Comment: Osaka
JR East (East Japan Railway Company)
Operator of railways and hotels, warehousing, logistics, travel agency business, and more.\ ... vote
User Comment: The Train, Catch the Train!
ABC Solar Inc sells and installs solar electric systems
ABC Solar is is focused on selling solar photovoltaic systems in California and Japan. ... vote
User Comment: Great Solar Dudes!
ENTERTAINMENT

Samurai Hash House Harriers
Floundered in May 1984, group located in Kanagawa Prefecture. ... vote
User Comment: Get your sword
No Plays
Provides technical terms for Noh plays, glossary of terms, and Japanese texts and English translations of 13 Noh Dramas from the medieval period. ... vote
User Comment: No Plays at all!
International Adventure Club
Tokyo-based organization with over 300 members organizing a wide range of exciting outdoor activities to explore the Japanese countryside and mountains. ... vote
User Comment: The club
Tsunami
An ancient Japanese and a medieval European world. Features detailed information on game play together with resources. ... vote
User Comment: Old Mud is good MUD
Japanese Fireworks Homepage
Information of fireworks (hanabi) events throughout Japan. ... vote
User Comment: Cool site
SCIENCE

Guide to Japanese Visas
Provides information about immigration in Japan and the applications procedure. ... vote
User Comment: Visa details here
Matsushita Institute of Government and Management
Provides 3-year graduate-level program that provides opportunities for associates to learn through academic study and practical work experience. ... vote
User Comment: Go Study here
SPAD: Signaling Pathway Database
Diagrams of pathways, linking to sequences of growth factors, cytokines and hormones, and to their genetic information. Part of project at the Graduate School of Genetic Resources Technology, Kyushu University, Japan. ... vote
User Comment: The Man from SPAD!
Super-Kamiokande
Joint Japan-US large underground water Cherenkov detector used mostly for study of atmospheric neutrinos, solar neutrinos and proton (nucleon) decay. ... vote
User Comment: Undergound Looking UP
Nakai Immigration Services
Specializes in visa & immigration procedures in Japan. Site is in English, Chinese, Indonesian, Japanese and Spanish. ... vote
User Comment: It is not scientific
ART

Generator Gawl
Japanese-language site offers info about characters, storyline, staff, goods, studio, and more ... vote
User Comment: Yea! Its Real
Norfolk Botanical Garden - Japanese Garden
City in Virginia created this garden in 1962 to honor sister city, Moji, Japan and was rededicated in 1962 to Kitakyushu, formerly Moji. ... vote
User Comment: Beauty in Gardens
Basho Haiku from Japan
A mesmerizing List. ... vote
User Comment: Make your own Haiku!
Cherry Blossom Gardens & Japanese Gifts
Offer Japanese garden supplies and garden ornaments, lanterns, rain chains, bamboo fountains, and more from its base in New Prague, MN. ... vote
User Comment: japanese Gifts
T's Atelier
Japanese painter specializing in painting portraits. Order by sending photographs of the desired subject. ... vote
User Comment: Fun
ACTORS

Japander.com
Stills and video clips of the actor's appearances in a number of Japanese commercials. ... vote
User Comment: Japanader!
Anime-Source.Com
Reports on new anime series, conventions, fansub releases, and video games. Also offers reviews, editorials, manga translations, biographies of voice actors, Japanese history, and information about anime being televised in North America. ... vote
User Comment: Cartoons here. (oops) Anime.
Anime and the Seiyuus
Yahoo! Group for discussing Japanese voice actors, featuring a different Seiyuu every month. ... vote
User Comment: Site is here, where is everyyone?
IMDB: Ken Watanabe
Filmography, biography and photographs of the Japanese actor noted for his portrayal of Samurai. ... vote
User Comment: Yes! This is Ken
The Digimon Encyclopedia
Series information, US/Japanese timelines, interviews with voice actors, episode reviews, fan fiction, fan art, and soundtrack lyrics. ... vote
User Comment: Digimon!


JAPAN NEWSMAKERS


“The cheesy tagline for a 2-in-1 is that ‘it’s a laptop when you need it and a tablet when you want it.’” -- Shantanu Basu




“We catered exclusively to governments and militaries in the beginning, since the volume of data is so dense – 250 megapixels per frame and up,” says Mr. Simard.
Simactive




“The Furbo allows owners to better understand the habits of their pets, and to ascertain if something might be wrong at home.” – Brian Lin
Tomofun




“Eye weakness is a problem that affects everyone as they age. From that point, the ability to function is more a matter of what kinds of 'fixes' are available." -- Sara Sun




“If you’ve ever found yourself in a hospital stuck with a catheter, or even receiving a routine vaccine, chances are good that our parts are inside the tip of the instrument." -- Kazuki Kuwahara




Cowboy@Japan.co.jp

EDUCATION

Tohoku University - Department of Psychology
Information on Faculty of Arts and Letters staff members and research activities. ... vote
User Comment: Shrinks!
McGill MBA Japan
Offering an international MBA program with classes twice a month on weekends in Tokyo at Sophia University's campus. ... vote
User Comment: Yep, It is McGill
Genki Japanese Language School
Modern Japanese school in Fukuoka teaches Japanese conversation, pop culture, traditional culture, exam skills, etc. Also offers homestay, apartment and dormitory accommodation. ... vote
User Comment: Cool
Kitasato University - School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Places priority on research activities, and contributes to the development of fundamental studies in the pharmaceutical sciences as well as to the practical training of clinical pharmacists. ... vote
User Comment: Learn here