Holidays in Japan! 祝日


Holidays in Japan is 祝日 (SHUKUJITSU)!

元旦 New Year’s Day
成人の日 Coming-of-age Day
建国記念の日 National Foundation Day
春分の日 Vernal Equinox Day
昭和の日 Shōwa Day
憲法記念日 Constitution Memorial Day
みどりの日 Greenery Day
こどもの日 Children’s Day
海の日 Marine Day
山の日 Mountain Day
敬老の日 Respect for the Aged Day
秋分の日 Autumnal Equinox Day
体育の日 Health-Sports Day
文化の日 Culture Day
勤労感謝の日 Labour Thanksgiving Day
天皇誕生日 Emperor’s Birthday

Coming of Age Day is a Japanese holiday to congratulate people who became 20 years old.


20 years old is the age of majority in Japan.


Many women wear kimono to celebrate this day. 多くの女性はこの日に着物を着て祝います。


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