Kotatsu: Heated Tables

Japanology Plus mini

5m 00s
Broadcast on March 27, 2022 Available until March 31, 2024

Japanology Plus explores Japanese life and culture. In this five-minute digest, we look at Kotatsu: low tables with a heat source and a quilt. For generations, people have gathered around them in the cold winter months. They're cozy and comfortable; perfect for watching TV, studying and chatting to family and friends. In modern times, Kotatsu are evolving to suit changing lifestyles.

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