Why Do The Japanese Love Cherry Blossoms So Much? Finally, A Decent Answer!
Writer and friend Alice Gordenker has been in Tokyo for quite a long time and has always pondered the question of why the Sakura (cherry blossoms) are such a huge part of Japanese life and lore. Finally she has discovered a wonderful answer and it will surprise and delight you.
Be sure to check out this post as well as the rest of Ms. Gordenker’s blog, and look for her column in the Japan Times.