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Naha-Naha

Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan

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  • 79 Positive References4 Neutral1 Negative
  • Fluent in Japanese; learning Ainu, Chinese, English, Korean, Okinawan
  • 113, Female
  • Member since 2007
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Entrepreneur

ABOUT ME

I'm positive and friendly.
I had practice Nihon Kenpou/Nipponkenpo for 3years. I was 3rd place in Chubu area(4 prefectures).It's Mix Martial arts made from Sumo,Judo,Aikido,Karate,Boxing,wrestling...everything mix.You can see on You tube.Nihonkenpou/Nipponkenpo. Now days Nihonkempo is in France, Italy etc many places.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqdfKDBkqp4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCK3_Ii--Ys

I had practice Tae kwon do with Olympic players for 2years. I went to training camp in Korea.

I like to cook and bake.
I like many cultures.
I had practice piano with private teacher for 10years. And had practice Japanese calligraphy for 10years, has Superlative degree.
I had practice Japanese Abacus for 5years, had 1kyuu. I calculate in my brain. I don't use calculator.

When I was live in Toronto I join Bulgarian dance group.
When I was live in L.A, I was president of International folk dance group. I had dance Ballroom dance, Waltz, Polka-Mazurka, Gallop,Schottiche, Redowa, Italian Runaissance ball, etc all kind of traditional folk dance from all over the world.
Such as Macedonian, Greek, Polish, Russian, Czech, Romanian,Japanese, Israel and more.
I love Folk dance.

Please teach me your country's folk dance.

I had play "Sanshin"(Okinawan musical instrument made from snake skin) at Monterey Japanese festival in L.A.

I had membership of Native Canadian center when I lived in Toronto.I went to Pow wow.It was Wonderful.I felt spirit.My Native Canadian friend made for me Native Canadian amulet,Bracelet.This is my precious thing.
I went to Sedona and Mt.Shasta.

I love hot spring. I'll make hot spring in cold countries.

When I was elementally school practice play Trumpet, Volunteer group in Japan10 years.I had play Japanese Drumming for local Summer festival.I had visit senior home for volunteer many times. I had help community of seeing Eye Dog, Volunteer with handicapped person.

PHILOSOPHY

I'm Positive.I live in Now. Now, in this moment is very important.
Now is make Future. Keep Smile, happiness come to you. Unique,Humor and be creative

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I met someone at Zen meditation place in Toronto,Canada. He told me about CS. I'm grad to involved this group.Thank you so much.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I do couch surfing a lot. Many people CS and non CS helped me out. I'm here now by their kindness. I like this community.It's Very helpful for traveler.One for a all.All for one.I definitely will repay. Pay it forward.
I had host 6 CS stayed with my family in Yatomi near Nagoya Japan.Who are from Netherlands,Canada,U,S,A,England etc.I drove a car I took them to Foot spa,Japanese flower garden,shopping,went to see cherry blossom.My family provide a lot of food and cook 3times a day, took sushi place.Me and my friend helped CS who moved in to Japan his furniture and bicycle My friend drove her track.

Interests

All countries of the world,Para-glider,Kite surfing,Scuba diving,Luge,Skeleton,Hot air balloon,Spelunking,Sailing,Archery,Rock climbing,Horseback riding,ride on elephant,become friends with animal,Speak with flowers,Tree and Nature,Sky diving,fly,Bobsledding,Capoeira.

Music, Movies & Books

Here is my favorite music I recommend to you.

This is beautiful Amami minyou. When I listen this song, every time tear come from my eyes.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbwJnUHdg4M

She sing by Amami dialect. Most Japanese doesn't understand Okinawan/Amami old traditional dialect.
This is the lyrics.
http://www.lyricstime.com/ikue-asazaki-obokuri-eeumi-lyrics.html
The way of sing shimauta(traditional Okinawan/Amami songs) use special muscle in your throat.

"Poetry of The Gods"from Himegami. They song by Ainu language which is old Northern native Japanese people used to use. You'll feel Japanese ancient through this music.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LWnKBfTiO5E&feature=related

"Adiemus" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SiqcaX5t5Y"Enya" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aL8kZ-iVk90&feature=PlayList&p=ACB747D9F387E424&index=0&playnext=1

"Native chanting by Sacred Spirit"http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPd9be8R5bA&feature=related

When I listen those music,I feel Ancestor.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I ran 42.195km.
I jumped from small plane at 18,000 feet in Santa Barbara.
I had rock crime 14,000 feet in Joshua Tree National Park by tennis shoes which is my first rock clime.
I sung Shimauta(traditional Japanese songs) at 3rd promenade in Santa Monica.

I had worked for Toronto International Film Festival 2007 for greet film industrial people. At that time I shaved all my hair for meditate. You'll see the picture on my profile.
I greeted director and actor/actress from Germany, Macedonia etc at air port.

Teach, Learn, Share

I like spirituality and self improvement.
I like to visit Shrine then feel energy. I work at shrine for New years days and weekend. It's call "Miko" wear white clothes and red long skirt.
I feel energy from nature. Such as wind, sunrise, mountain, river, insects so on.

I like Sushi. Many people think Sushi is role but in Japan there are call role sushi.We call Sushi is sea food on the rice so we call separate. Japanese sushi has many variation.Sea urchin, Salmon roe, herring roe and more. Sushi lane is move.

Yonaguni island It is the westernmost inhabited island of Japan in Okinawa has mysterious megaliths ancient ruins under the bottom of the ocean.
Check it out.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LDGUn6Nh4oM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KQJCFPsOLE&feature=related

limestone cave
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLek1hwsNpo

Countries I've Visited

China, Dominican Republic, France, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

Canada, Japan, United States

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