Japan Classics Day
Japan Classics Day is held on November 1. This event in the first decade of the month November is annual. Help us
According to the law, the classics includes literature, music, art, performing arts, lifestyle, and products in the fields of academia and philosophy.
Classics Day (古典の日, Koten no Hi) is a day held annually in Japan on November 1 for the purpose of promoting classical works. The day was declared by the Committee for the Thousandth Anniversary of The Tale of Genji on November 1, 2008. This date was the 1000th anniversary since The Tale of Genji was mentioned in The Diary of Lady Murasaki. Classics Day was legislated in 2012.
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