One-Man Sumo: Japanese Wrestler vs. the Local God

One-Man Sumo:  Japanese Wrestler vs. the Local God

Back in the 700s most Japanese were Shinto and worshipped kami spirits that lived in mountains, trees, and waterfalls. It’s a belief that’s still popular today. …As I soon discover a nearby Omishima Island. Oyamazumi Shrine has a rather unusual way to honor its local spirit – Hitori Zumo. “Hitori” means one person. “Zumo” meansRead More One-Man Sumo: Japanese Wrestler vs. the Local God

Sumo wrestlers in Japan welcome the new year with foot-stomping

Sumo wrestlers in Japan welcome the new year with foot-stomping

What better way to welcome in the New Year than with this epic display. Every year, Japan sees top-ranked sumo wrestlers welcome the New Year with a traditional foot-stomping performance at a Tokyo Shrine. And this year, three of the best are participating in the ceremony. Hundreds of people applauded to welcome each of theRead More Sumo wrestlers in Japan welcome the new year with foot-stomping

3 Weird Ways to Open A Cereal Box

3 Weird Ways to Open A Cereal Box

The Island Where Sumo Wrestlers are Grown

The Island Where Sumo Wrestlers are Grown

– [Narrator] Amami Ōshima is an island off the coast of mainland Japan. And while it’s well-known for its thriving coral reefs and sandy beaches, it’s sumo that puts this island on the map. Amami Ōshima takes great pride in raising young boys to become some of the country’s best wrestlers. – [Jiro] (speaking inRead More The Island Where Sumo Wrestlers are Grown

Sumo Wrestling | Deviled Eggz | Kids Funny Cartoons Videos

Sumo Wrestling | Deviled Eggz | Kids Funny Cartoons Videos

Sumo Wrestling… Deviled Eggz…

? Sumo Wrestlers, Gaining Weight & Intermittent Fasting – by Dr Sam Robbins

? Sumo Wrestlers, Gaining Weight & Intermittent Fasting – by Dr Sam Robbins

Hi, it’s Dr Sam Robbins, The other day I got an interesting question from Tino – “How or why do Sumo wrestlers gain so much weight/fat, if they are on an intermittent fasting “diet” – I don’t get it?!! I thought intermittent fasting was for weight loss?” It’s actually a good observation because he’s gotRead More ? Sumo Wrestlers, Gaining Weight & Intermittent Fasting – by Dr Sam Robbins

My stay at an ex-SUMO WRESTLER’s farmhouse near Tokyo | 2-Day Travel Tips from CHICHIBU

My stay at an ex-SUMO WRESTLER’s farmhouse near Tokyo | 2-Day Travel Tips from CHICHIBU

This is a common pose for photos: Oh, a pokemon has a move like that! Yeah, sumo are made into so many characters! We’re going to go down the river now… [chichibu: Two Days in the Countryside] Hey guys! Today we are in Chichibu, just north of Tokyo. I bought the ticket at Ikebukuro’s SeibuRead More My stay at an ex-SUMO WRESTLER’s farmhouse near Tokyo | 2-Day Travel Tips from CHICHIBU

Sumo Wrestler Challenge with a Chanko Nabe Lunch in Tokyo, Japan

Sumo Wrestler Challenge with a Chanko Nabe Lunch in Tokyo, Japan

(upbeat intro music) (piano music) – Sumo is a national sport of Japan and one of the most loved parts of its culture. Today, we are going to immerse ourselves in all things sumo, complete with a hot-pot lunch. Everything’s set up. We’re gonna see a sumo wrestler demonstration, (traditional Japanese music) so let’s takeRead More Sumo Wrestler Challenge with a Chanko Nabe Lunch in Tokyo, Japan