The Spirit of Budō: The History of Japanese Martial Arts

Another high-quality exhibition related to Japan's history and culture is headed to Jamaica in the form of ‘The Spirit of Bud?: The History of Japanese Martial Arts’. The last Japan-themed exhibition to grace our shores was JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters which was focused on the anime, manga, art, history and culture. It goes without saying that I … Continue reading The Spirit of Budō: The History of Japanese Martial Arts

I participated in the Jamaica Reach to Recovery Breast Cancer Pink Run

I've recently transformed into a mini gym rat since finishing undergrad. I decided to put my new-found "fitness" to the test by participating in the Jamaica Reach to Recovery Breast Cancer 5K Pink Run. The result? 36 minutes and 53 seconds for 335th place! I am very happy to have participated in this cause as cancer … Continue reading I participated in the Jamaica Reach to Recovery Breast Cancer Pink Run

Summer Chiru event to feature Karaoke, Cosplay and Gaming

Jamaica Cosplayaz and the Embassy of Japan is teaming up again to present a even for all Japan-loving Jamaicans. Summer Chiru will feature Japanese cultural exhibits, karaoke, a video game toutnament cosplay and more. The event is set for the Mona Visitor's Lodge and Conference Centre on July 30th from 2pm to 9pm. Admission JA$500. … Continue reading Summer Chiru event to feature Karaoke, Cosplay and Gaming