A Pilgrimage Honoring the 100th Infantry Battalion

Janice Sakoda Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Mid-May of 1944 was a pivotal period in the history of the 100th Infantry Battalion, highlighted by the Allied effort to wrest the 1,700-foot high Benedictine monastery called Monte...

Showtime Asia – “Nikkei Spirit” An Entertaining And Informative Radio Show

Jodie Chiemi Ching Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Combine generous portions of cultural information with slices of history and literature; flavor with music, dance and current events; lomi (massage) with aloha, and you have “Nikkei Spirit,”...

2016 Okinawan Festival – “Sharing Uchinanchu Aloha”, Okinawan Festival Returns to Kapi‘olani Park Labor...

The Hawaii United Okinawa Association will be “Sharing Uchinanchu Aloha” at the 34th Okinawan Festival, set for Labor Day weekend — Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3 and 4 — at Kapi‘olani Park. The Festival...
Comic Shushin, June 1, 2018 Issue

Shushin

Bishop Ryokan Ara Tendai Mission of Hawaii Even if you wear the same clothes, you cannot be the same. Hito to onaji kimono o kite mo Hito to onaji niwa naranai
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Japanese Name Interpretation Workshop

WHO/WHAT: Come learn about “What‘s in a Japanese name” in this workshop presented by the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i. Resource Center volunteers will provide an extensive general overview of Japanese personal and geograophical...
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Dear Frances – A Potpouri of “Dear Frances” Thoughts

DEAR FRANCES By Frances H. Kakugawa Dear Frances, I heard you speak a few years ago in Kona. I’m now caring for my mother. I’m trying to write down some of our times together. Writing does help. Here is one that I recently wrote: As she wakes up every morning with a tear running down....
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Generation Gap

GENERATION GAP by Jon J. Murakami
Photo from show, “Gassoh.”

NGN3 July Movie Schedule

SATURDAY, JULY 1 Midnight – The Biggest Gamble 1:50 a.m. – The Metal Heat Gang 3:20 a.m. – Sword in the Moonlight, Part 2 5:10 a.m. – Lullaby for Worldly Success 6:40 a.m. – The Valiant Red Peony 3 8:20 a.m. – Four Hours of Terror 9:40 a.m. – A Chivalrous Spirit 11:30 a.m. – Shogun’s Ninja 1:30 p.m. – Romance, Freestyle 2:50 p.m.....
Scene from 'Dele.'

NGN3 December Movie Schedule (Part 1)

SATURDAY, DEC. 1 Midnight - Yakuza Ladies Revisited: Love is Hell 1:50 a.m. - Tragedy of the Coolie  Samurai 3:30 a.m. - The Kingdom of Jirocho 2 5 a.m. - Yakuza Wolf 6:30 a.m. - Assassination: Right or Wrong 9 a.m. - Seven from Edo 10:40 a.m. - The Valiant Red Peony 2 12:20 p.m. - The Scroll's Secret....

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