Tag: 日本語

  • When Traditional Culture Leads to New Opportunities
    When Traditional Culture Leads to New Opportunities

      Noriko Tsuboi has taught and performed the Japanese instrument Koto in the United States and Thailand. Here are her stories and hopes. By Noriko Tsuboi / Translated by Hanae Matsumura Looking back, I have spent almost half of my life away from my home country, Japan. Back when I was in Japan, my mother […]

  • READER’S CORNER: November 2020
    READER’S CORNER: November 2020

    Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆) For Kids Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: MinaLima Edition Author: J.K. Rowling An irresistible new edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone created with ultra-talented designers […]

  • What The Inequality Of Theatre Can Teach Our Children
    What The Inequality Of Theatre Can Teach Our Children

    In theatre, children face inequality due to an emphasis on individual ability. A theatre professional looks at how this develops their minds for the future. By Hiromi Mizuno / Translated by Hanae Matsumura; Photo credit to the author The Southern Tent Theatre Company is a Japanese theatre in Bangkok. Children ranging from 6 to 15 […]

  • READER’S CORNER: OCTOBER 2020
    READER’S CORNER: OCTOBER 2020

    Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆) For Kids Who Was Kobe Bryant? Author: Ellen Labrecque  Told in a new Who HQ NOW format for trending topics, this Who Was? biography details NBA superstar Kobe […]

  • READER’S CORNER: SEPTEMBER 2020
    READER’S CORNER: SEPTEMBER 2020

    Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆) For Kids Share Your Rainbow: 18 Artists Draw Their Hope for the Future Author: Various Inspired by kids across the country displaying rainbows in their windows, acclaimed illustrators […]

  • Rediscovering Yourself Through Mindfulness 自分らしく生きるための第一歩 ~自分の心と向き合っていますか?
    Rediscovering Yourself Through Mindfulness 自分らしく生きるための第一歩 ~自分の心と向き合っていますか?

    “Mindfulness” is to let go of your inclinations and thoughts, and to know your true mind. But what does it really mean?   By Tomoko Morikawa / Translated by Hanae Matsumura [日本語記事へ]   I teach mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence (EQ) in my current profession. What do these two have in common? In a nutshell, they […]