Tanabata Festival

Tanabata (Japanese: たなばた or 七夕, meaning “Evening of the seventh”), also known as the Star Festival, is a Japanese festival originating from the Chinese Qixi Festival. It celebrates the meeting of the deities Orihime and Hikoboshi (represented by the stars Vega and Altair respectively). According to legend, the Milky Way separates these lovers, and they […]

Opening ceremony of Historical Exhibition by Virtual Reality Technology Project at the Japanese Village

Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn presided over the opening ceremony of Historical Exhibition by Virtual Reality Technology Project at the Japanese Village, Phra Nakhon Sri Ayutthaya District, Phra Nakhon Sri Ayutthaya Province.  Thailand and Japan are celebrating the 130th anniversary of official diplomatic relations with a Virtual Reality Street Museum, located at the […]