Category: Getting Married in Japan

Among many Chinese traditions that have been introduced to Japan, it is said that “the origin of certificates” was introduced by China. The symbol of “Chinese Phoenixes” were used on ornamental frames for official letters and honorable mentions for personnel …

The meaning and origins of the design on your Japanese Marriage Certificate. Read More »

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Regardless of your nationality or passport, to get legally married in Japan you need to have a Konin Todoke Form/ Japanese Marriage Application completed. A Japanese Marriage Application Form from the city office looks like this:  At the Okinawa Translator …

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