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Learning from native village

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The origin of villages

The mechanism of the formation of a traditional village

Differences of layout

In the old times, the size of the premises and building, as well as the construction material, was determined based on the rank of the resident.

What makes private house of Okinawa unique

A life-style full of ideas in those days can be seen from the private houses of Okinawa.

Wisdom of the Okinawan people

In Okinawa, houses have been built to adapt to the subtropical oceanic climate.