And by any measure, it seems like Modi managed to have a blast in Japan (even if no nuclear deal was signed). Since he also happens to be the Selfie Era Prime Minister, every moment of this fun journey was documented and promptly tweeted by the prime minister's official twitter account.
The PM meets Japan’s President, Shinzo Abe, who he is generally said to get along with very well. It shows.
Modi and Abe fed koi, a Japanese variety of carp, at the State Guest House in Kyoto.
The Prime Minister gets to check out the traditional Japanese tea ceremony, while expressing his approval.
Lend me your ears
Modi made some unlikely friends at the Kinkakaju temple in Kyoto.
The beaming PM got a chance to air out his pipes in an elementary school.
The PM even got to drum up a beat of his own.