• 沖縄の文化 01 - 清明祭(シーミー)

    お墓の清掃をする清明祭(シーミー)が4月に島中で見られます 沖縄では4月の週末に、亀の形をした亀甲墓の前に...

  • Okinawan Culture Series

    Uchinaa Culture is a series to introduce a glimpse of the Okinawan local culture, traditions, and languages. Having a history of being a ...

  • Okinawan Culture 03 - Ugan buduchi

    "Ugan buduchi" The God of Fire takes a New Year Holiday Hinukan, or the God of Fire is an Okinawan God that takes care of cooking stove. Hinukan has ...

  • Okinawan Culture 02 - Muuchii

    The Muuchii day in Okinawa In Okinawa, there is a custom to exorcise evil spirits by eating Muuchii on December 8 of the lunar calendar. It falls on ...

  • Okinawan Culture 01 - Shimi

    Shimi, the grave-sweeping festival can be seen across the island in April During the weekends in April, you may see Okinawan local people gathered an...

  • OIST COVID-19 Vaccine (For CDC Staff)

    OIST will have COVID-19 vaccine available to employees in July. We strongly recommend that you take the vaccine, however it is your choice....

  • Recreation Services Open Hours, Location, and contact information

    Village Center Recreation Services Office Open Hours: Open everyday from 9:00am - 5:30pm. Location: Village Center Housing area. Contact informatio...

  • OIST Recreation Services

    News In efforts to support social distancing at OIST, each facility has specific restrictions to help prevent the spread of Covid-19. We will a...

  • June 2021 Newsletter

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  • Green Okinawa (15) サンゴに優しい日焼け止め

    OISTの皆さん   リソースセンターでは、沖縄で環境に優しい生活をおくるための情報をまとめています。...