飛行機の中で読んでいたThe Asahi Shimbun*1 March 25-26 2006の記事；
Sayaka YAKUSHIJI “Yokohama’s Chinatown alive and well”
Katsurta ISHIBASHI “Like many in Yokohama’s Chinatown, woman’s life shaped by tension between Beijing, Taipei”
She[Chen] noted that some Chinese seasonal events that now draw so many sightseers were not even held before the 1980s. As a child, Chen never saw the Chinese Lion Dance nor New Year’s celebration events.
“Instead, I saw mikoshi(portable shrines) carried around for New Year, and took part in the Bon dance in a local park near here in midsummer.”