[Limited period offer] Azuki Gayu – Azuki Rice Porridge

[Limited period offer] Azuki Gayu – Azuki Rice Porridge

Azuki Gayu ‘Azuki’ means ‘red beans’, and ‘Gayu’ means ‘rice porridge’ in Japanese language. So ‘Azuki Gayu’ means ‘Japanese red bean rice porridge’. Azuki beans are used as red rice in celebration. Red color of Azuki beans has been said to have the power of amulet. From the winter solstice the power of the sun […]

Nanakusa Gayu – Japanese seven kinds of vegetable rice porridge

Nanakusa Gayu – Japanese seven kinds of vegetable rice porridge

Nanakusa Gayu ‘Nanakusa’ means ‘Seven kinds of vegetables’, and ‘Gayu’ means ‘rice porridge’ in Japanese language. So ‘Nanakusa Gayu’ means ‘Japanese seven kinds of vegetable rice porridge’. Seven kinds of typical vegetables in early spring adjust the physical condition. Please enjoy a peaceful moment with Japan tradition (Only January 7th). HARUYA’s Rice Porridge 100 years […]

Grave of Ono Yasumaro

Grave of Ono Yasumaro

100 years Japanese architecture called Machiya, HARUYA propose a journey on the theme of “Kojiki”, Japanese Myths. Following the design and living of Machiya where Japanese traditional culture has Condensed, that roots mostly will reach at “Kojiki”. This time we show “Grave of Ono Yasumaro”. Although it is ordinary for Japanese people, in fact, Japanese writing […]

Wakakusa Yamayaki

Wakakusa Yamayaki

At “Nara park” walking distance from the 120 years Japanese traditional architecture “HARUYA Naramachi”, “Wakakusa Yamayaki” is held on the 4th Saturday of January every year. 100,000 people visit in a day. On the day of the Yamayaki, in addition to the free public (Under Photo: “Deer Rice Cracker”) to climb Mount Wakakusa before the […]