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Yoriko Fujisak, Alexandra de Borchgrave, and Japanese Amb. Ichiro Fujisaki
Yoriko Fujisak, Alexandra de Borchgrave, and Japanese Amb. Ichiro Fujisaki

Yoriko Fujisak, Alexandra de Borchgrave, and Japanese Amb. Ichiro Fujisaki

Location: Japanese Embassy Residence

WL EXCLUSIVE – Photos by James R. Brantley

HIGH HONOR: Japanese Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki and his wife Yorkio hosted a reception honoring Alexandra de Borchgrave’s Heavenly Orders, a collection of inspirational poems influenced by Buddhist teachings and paired with Japanese art. ART & SOUL: The evening included heartfelt personal tributes, a stirring recitation by the author, an exquisite musical interlude by Yoko Nishi on her 13-string koto, (Japan’s national instrument), plus saki, sushi and other traditional Japanese fare enjoyed by Arnaud de Borchgrave, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Buffy Cafritz, Ann Jordan, Britty Cudlip, John Damgard, Bob Kimmitt, Bill and Ann Nitze, Julian Raby, and Bill and Lynda Webster.

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