Every December, The Japanese Kanji Proficiency Society announces a kanji which symblizes through the year in Japan. Many Japanese people vote for the Kanji of the year.
The winning kanji this year was 輪 , rin or wa, that means ring in English. It also indicates the Olympic games because the symbol is made of five rings. Many people can remember the moment the Olympic meeting which Tokyo was chosen to hold 2020 Olympic games.