Yokohama Chinatown is the largest Chinatown in Japan and its history is about 160 years long. Hence, to promote the thought of filial piety, CPFWP-Japan had organized a writing competition for elementary, middle, and high school students with a topic of “A Letter to Parents” to show their filial heart towards parents.
The main organizer had received over 45 letters from the students before the event, 9 students’ writing letter was finalized to be awarded for the best writing and outstanding writing letters.
2021 International Filial Piety Event in Yokohama was held at Yokohama Doll Museum, Akaikutsu theater on 22th of May. The writing essay competition award ceremony was held in conjunction with an international webinar on the topic of “Creating a New World Culture through Filial Piety”. Over 1300 people from 10 different countries had participants in the event online and were moved by the filial heart of the students while reading their letters to their parents.
Keynote speakers and webinar speakers also shared their valuable knowledge has helped us gained more understanding of the value of filial piety.
Please click the links below to watch the 2021 International Filial Piety Event in Yokohama!
Chinese Language- https://youtu.be/hCKZqUf4Jss
English Language – https://youtu.be/kGmJR782-y8
News Coverage – https://qrgo.page.link/WKd31