Japanese Etiquette 101- Hashi (Chopsticks)

an assortment of pink chopsticks (hashi) with chopstick rests and a ceramic peace crane

The day after we arrived in Japan for the first time Mya and I did a Sushi cooking class in Asakusa. It was an excellent idea (in hindsight) as our beautiful teacher, Yoshimi-Sensei, armed us with some essential local knowledge, including hashi etiquette. Hashi, or chopsticks, are, of course found in many other countries. However, … Continue reading Japanese Etiquette 101- Hashi (Chopsticks)