Japan Arts and Cinema

Japan Arts and Cinema

ART. THE ASUKA PERIOD The spread of Chinese culture in Japan took place in the Asuka period (552-645), especially through Buddhism, and the contribution of this figurative civilization of Asia immediately substantiated Japanese Buddhist sculpture with a series of masterpieces of its iconographic modules (gilt bronze group of the Triad of Sākyamuni, Nara, Hōryū-ji, Kondō; […]

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Indonesia Territory

Indonesia Territory

According to the Constitution of August 17, 1945, Indonesia is a presidential republic. The President of the Republic, who holds office for 5 years and is elected by direct suffrage, is head of state and head of government and exercises executive power with the help of the Council of Ministers, responsible for him. Legislative power […]

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Philippines Literature

Philippines Literature

Traditional pre-Hispanic literary manifestations consist of songs, magic formulas, spells, recited during sowing and harvesting or for other important occasions or celebrations, as well as in about twenty epics of various ethnic groups. Few of these have so far been transcribed and translated into English, such as the lam-ang of the Ilocans, hudhud of the […]

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Japan Transportation and Tourism

Japan Transportation and Tourism

The island fragmentation, the remarkable orographic development as well as the calamities such as earthquakes and tsunamis have constituted, in Japan, a strong obstacle to the creation of a unitary network of communication routes. Precisely the geological instability has favored investments in research on methods of forecasting destructive natural phenomena and in the development of […]

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TOKYO

Tokyo Travel Guide

Tokyo of contrasts conquers with its courtesy, cherry blossoms and neon lights. Tokyo, one of the most famous metropolises in the world, is a combination of state-of-the-art architecture and traditional Japanese customs. Dive into the most fascinating destination in the East! The capital of Japan, Tokyo, is a large city of about nine million inhabitants, […]

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