Friday, April 08, 2011

Oh I like this one too - Hanamatsuri

Did you know... that today is Japanese Flower Festival (Hanamatsuri) Day?This Japanese festival celebrates the birth of Siddhartha Gautama. "Hana" means "flower" in Japanese, and "matsuri" means "festival," so Hanamatsuri means "flower festival."

You can read more here and here

1 comment:

janet h said...

haha this post taught me something :) anyhow, are you from japan then? nice blog. keep posting!