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Screening / Twice Bombed, Twice Survived, Nov 12, 13, 14

Film Twice Bombed Tsutomu Yamaguchi

“Twice Bombed, Twice Survived” directed by Hidetaka Inazuka  (70 min) Mr. Hidetaka Inazuka, the producer and director of “Twice Bomb, Twice Survived,”  will appear in person at the screening on Nov 12, 13, 14 “Twice Bombed, Twice Survived,” a thought-provoking documentary about Tsutomu Yamaguchi, the only person to have been officially recognized by the...
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Bonsai display competition at Hanford, Nov 05

Clark Center Bonsai Competition Kazari

Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011 10 am – 5 pm Clark Center for Japanese Art & Culture, 15770 10th Avenue, Hanford, CA  93230  www.ccjac.org Supported by: The Bertha and John Garabedian Charitable Foundation On November 5, the Clark Center for Japanese Art & Culture in Hanford, California, will organize the third “KAZARI: Bonsai Display Competition.”...
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Descanso Gardens to have Japanese Festival, Nov 5-6

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An autumn tradition, the Japanese Garden Festival returns to Descanso Gardens at 1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, north of Los Angeles on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 5-6. The weekend celebrates Japanese arts, crafts and culture with activities for the whole family. The Gardens, from the Courtyard to the Japanese Garden, will be decorated...
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Cultural News 2011 October Front Page

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Instead of dwelling in the past, Sendai people have no option but to moveforward

Audrey Shiomi Sendai Report

This article is appeared at Cultural News, October 2011 Issue The following is a personal essay by Audrey Shiomi of Los Angeles, a former participant of the JET Programme (Japan Exchange Teaching). Through generous sponsorship by Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, she spent a week in September visiting her former residence in Sendai City,...
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Azusa Pacific U to exhibit modern Scripture illuminated with Nihonga technique for the 400th anniversary of King James Bible

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As a part of the 400th anniversary celebration of the King James Bible at Azusa Pacific University at Azusa in Southern California, world-renowned artist Makoto Fujimura’s groundbreaking work, “The Four Holy Gospels” will be on display from Oct 24 – Nov 21 in Duke Art Gallery located on Azusa Pacific University’s West Campus at...
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Leading Japanese American culture center’s director decides to retire

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October 12, 2011 (Los Angeles, CA.) — The Board of Directors of the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center of Los Angeles has announced that Chris Aihara, the Executive Director of the JACCC, has decided to retire from her leadership position at the end of the year. After 25+ years of service in several...
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Japanese calligraphy exhibit opens from Oct 15-23

JACCC Bunka Shodo Exhibit 2011 Oct 15-23

Bunka Shodo Beikoku Rengo-kai holds “Art of Japanese Calligraphy” exhibition at Doizaki Gallery (North) at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Little Tokyo Downtown Los Angeles from Saturday, Oct 15 – Sunday, Oct 23. In 1972, Takusen Inouye founded the Bunka Shodo Beikoku Rengo-kai in Los Angeles. Today, Inouye’s teachings of traditional...
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Zen study group will start on Oct 20

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Book “The Essence of Zen: The Teaching of Sekkei Harada” Translated and edited by Daigaku Rumme Study Group Starting on October 20, 2011 7 Thursday Evenings, 7:30 pm – 8:50 pm Including 30 minutes of zazen (There will be no classes on Thanksgiving and Dec. 1) Zenshuji Temple 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles,...
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