4 Japanese Concepts to Transform Your State of Mind

Sometimes we just don’t have the words

Amardeep Parmar
Jan 12, 2020 · 7 min read
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Japan has a famed rich culture and philosophy, but I confess I did not appreciate this enough until my first trip. At 21, I was a Karate black belt and thought far too much of my own ability.

The training involved lots of head nodding at Japanese words being used without really being…