Hi! I'm Miyuki, a Japanese woman from Osaka, Japan. This blog is mainly about the introduction of places, events, and various stuff in southern part of Osaka City, Osaka, Kansai, and Japan

by berry-raspberry

German Christmas Market, Osaka 2010

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German Christmas Market, Doitsu Kurisumasu Maaketto in Japanese sound, is being held just outside of Umeda Sky Building. This Christmas market is held annually.
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You can see craftsmen from Germany.
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Santa Clause is playing the harp.
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You can buy products from overseas.
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In the stable,
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you can see the Nativity.
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Why do Japanese like Christmas so much, even though most Japanese are not Christians?

I happened to find a very interesting book, a bilingual book of Japanese and English.
It says Japan is a Christian country, and it explains why.
If you live in Japan, you can order one through amazon.co.jp.

[イラスト新版]聖書の国・日本 (5次元文庫)[イラスト新版]聖書の国・日本 (5次元文庫)
ケン・ジョセフ・シニア&ケン・ジョセフ・ジュニア

徳間書店 2010-04-08
売り上げランキング : 11657

Amazonで詳しく見る
by G-Tools


by berry-raspberry | 2010-12-13 21:01 | Osaka City - Kita | Comments(0)