But we were specially fortunate to meet a farming ie, the Shirahatas, where the eve of the Lunar New Year is still greeted in the traditional way of decorating a tree within the house. The tree is called the mizu ki, meaning literally a#39;water treea#39;.
|Title||:||Ceremony and Symbolism in the Japanese Home|
|Author||:||Michael Jeremy, Michael Ernest Robinson|
|Publisher||:||Manchester University Press - 1989-01-01|