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Chopsticks were invented in ancient China as early as the ... A painting of a Japanese woman using chopsticks, by Utagawa Kuniyoshi.

A Brief History of Chopsticks - Hungry History

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Mar 8, 2013 ... Perhaps in a nod to Confucius, Chinese chopsticks featured a blunt rather than pointed end. In Japan, chopsticks were 8 inches long for men ...

Surprising Facts About the History of Chopsticks | FifteenEightyFour ...

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Mar 12, 2015 ... They are essential for one's daily life in the region, or the “chopsticks ... that encompasses China, the Korean Peninsula, Japanese archipelago, ...

Unearthing the Mysteries of Japanese Chopsticks - Tofugu

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Sep 2, 2013 ... And how many different kinds of chopsticks do they have in Japan alone?! ... you may find it interesting to learn the history of these tricky sticks ...

History of Chopsticks - Infoplease

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Some believe Confucius championed chopsticks over knives, which would ... In much of Asia, especially the so-called "rice bowl" cultures of China, Japan, ...

Chinese Chopsticks: History, Usage, Taboos, Etiquette

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In ancient times, chopsticks were called 'Zhu'. At that time, our ancestors liked to steam or boil food. It was difficult for them to use spoons to dip vegetables in the ...

History and Use of Chinese Chopsticks - Chinese Food - About.com

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Chopsticks - Learn the history and how to use chopsticks. ... The Difference Between Chinese and Japanese Chopsticks There are several differences between ...

Differences Between Japanese, Chinese and Korean Chopsticks ...

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Oct 3, 2013 ... The history of chopsticks in Asia is older than many countries. They're thought to be over 5000 years old. Originating from China, they began to ...

Chinese Chopsticks — Legends, How to Use Them, and Taboos

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A page introduces the history of Chinese chopsticks and the special meaning when they are chosen to be the gift for new couples.

How to Use Chopsticks, History & Etiquette | Asian Recipes

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There are different styles of chopsticks. The Chinese variety is blunt on the " eating end,", while the Japanese prefer those with pointed tips.

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The History of Chopsticks | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian

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Aug 5, 2009 ... Last week I wrote about the history of the fork, which was considered ... Early Japanese chopsticks were used strictly for religious ceremonies, ...

How Chopsticks Were Invented - Gizmodo

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Dec 4, 2013 ... In addition, Japanese chopsticks were originally used solely for religious ... is also a highly important factor in Asian cultures and history.

History of Chopsticks - Asian Art Mall

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The History and use of chopsticks in Asia. ... By 500 A.D., chopsticks had spread from China to other countries such as Korea, Vietnam and Japan. While initially ...