Hiroshima Local Customs

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    Be friendly to the students

    by albaaust Written Jun 16, 2006

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    Outside the Hiroshima Peace Museum school children often wait to practise their English speaking skills. They may ask what are your thoughts on the museum.

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    Washing hands!

    by Travel2write Written Jun 4, 2005

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    Cleaning stations

    Outside any temple in Japan, there is a hand washing station! Before entering a temple/shrine, was hands so you enter clean. Use the wooden spoons to run the water over your hands.

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    Origami

    by Blatherwick Updated May 5, 2004

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    Origami Cranes

    At the Children's Peace Monument you can fold paper cranes just as Sadako Sasaki did. Every crane heals the world just a little bit more.

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    Oisters

    by tompt Updated Oct 30, 2002

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    Oister nursery

    Oisters are a local delicacy. They are grown in the bay. Oister season is in february, but you can get them year round.

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    Study up

    by Skibbe Written Sep 8, 2002

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    Peace Garden

    Read John Hersey's book 'Hiroshima' before you go. It is a small book that will help you understand it.

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    This stone monument says the...

    by Sakura_Kobe Written Sep 18, 2002

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    This stone monument says the floating torii of Itsukushima Shrine is one of the Japanese three most scenic views. (Nihonn Sannkei)

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