Chopsticks were invented in ancient China as early as the ... A painting of a
Japanese woman using chopsticks, by Utagawa Kuniyoshi.
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
Some believe Confucius championed chopsticks over knives, which would ... In
much of Asia, especially the so-called "rice bowl" cultures of China, Japan, ...
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 ...
Chopsticks - Learn the history and how to use chopsticks. ... The Difference
Between Chinese and Japanese Chopsticks There are several differences
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 ...
A page introduces the history of Chinese chopsticks and the special meaning
when they are chosen to be the gift for new couples.
There are different styles of chopsticks. The Chinese variety is blunt on the "
eating end,", while the Japanese prefer those with pointed tips.