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Xmas music for good causes

/ Dec 12, 2013

Xmas music for good causes

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Tohoku is still in dire need of support to help its recovery from the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami in 2011. But it must be remembered that recovery is a slow process, and there are many who are also still struggling after the ...

An early Christmas in Osaka

/ Nov 14, 2013

An early Christmas in Osaka

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The first record of a decorated Christmas tree came from 16th-century Germany, though some say the custom dates back to the eighth century, when an English monk, St. Boniface, traveled to Germany to help convert people there to Christianity. Now more of a secular symbol ...