Culture of Japan
Asian Weddings: Japanese Traditions
She is seen as the goddess of the sun and the universe in Shinto religion. Early into his term, Abe focused on nationalist issues, giving the military a more prominent role and paving the way to amend the country's pacifist constitution. Other large cities: Osaka-Kobe
Also in December, Prime Minister Noda announced that the reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant were under control, thus declaring an end to the nuclear disaster. The close involvement of Japanese government in the country's banking and industry produced accusations of protectionism. Similarly, the Japan Self-Defense Forces have flags that symbolize the sun. The music of Japan includes a wide array of performers in distinct styles both traditional and modern.