Japan has its Christmas cake and eats it, too

| Dec 18, 2007

Japan has its Christmas cake and eats it, too

by Setsuko Kamiya

‘Tis the jolly holiday season and the streets are filled with bright illumination, sparkling decorations and cheerful Christmas songs to mark the big day next week. Although Christmas is a Western observance of the birth of Jesus, most Japanese, not being Christian, view the ...