Cak! Cak! Cak!

Here is a postcard from Indonesia! This is a really interesting dance shown here known as the Kecak dance (Kecak = “Ke-chahk”), or the Kecak fire dance, a performance that involves chanting, dancing, a fire, and storytelling. This is a traditional dance performance held in Hindu Temples – some of […]

Fancy Fans!

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The sender of the Detective Conan postcard also sent this cute handmade card from China! The 扇子 below translate to “hand fan”, which is probably given away by the fact that there’s a fan featured! The history of the hand fan in East Asia dates back to the 3rd century. […]