Issue 4, August 2018

Issue 4, August 2018

Issue 4 focuses on Nagahama city’s culture and history. We have interviewed three people involved in preserving cultural traditions in Nagahama. The first person is Mr. Atsushi Oda of Nagahama Hachimangu Shrine. The second one is Mr. Shigehito Yoshii of Nagahama City Project Co., Ltd. The third interviewee is Ms. Yuuko Yamaji of Yamaji Brewery Inc.

PREVIEW

  • The sacred shrine forest and the Nagahama Hikiyama Festival: Nagahama Hachimangu Shrine
  • Beautiful architectural treasure remaining in Nagahama: The House of Ando at Hokkoku-kaido Road
  • The oldest brewery in Shiga prefecture, continuously operated for 486 years: Yamaji Brewery Inc.
  • Kinomoto Jizoin Temple
  • Lakeshore settlement of Sugaura
  • Zelkova in Yogo Town
  • Nagahama Bonsai Exhibition of Japanese Plum Trees