KitKat – Kitto Katto

       The Japanese word for KitKat, "Kitto Katto" sounds like the Japanese expression meaning good luck (or literal translation, surely win) "Kitto Katsu". Because of this, the candy has become a popular treat for students, especially before and around the time of exams. The candy maker Nestle has taken advantage of their popularity by… Continue reading KitKat – Kitto Katto

Legends and Mythology

The Red String of Fate

The legend of the red string of fate is similar to the western concept of soulmates. One version of the story tells of a young boy who is walking home late one night. The boy comes upon an old man standing in the moonlight. This man's name is Yue Xia Lao. The man tells the… Continue reading The Red String of Fate