display japanese characters in java

Can u please tell me how to display japanese characters in java ??

Any sample program will be of great help
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Check out the following applet code and the package it belongs to:

It has sample code of switching Locale to Japanese:
Locale[] locales = Utility.getG7Locales();
Locale locale = locales[8]; // Japanese Locale
ClassLoader classLoader = this.getClass().getClassLoader(); // reload myself
ResourceBundle choiceResources =
  ResourceBundle.getBundle("ChoiceResource", locale);
patternText.setText(choiceResources.getString("patternText")); //redisplay text...

You can get JDK doc as a separate download from Javasoft.com.

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pramodrraoAuthor Commented:
Thank u for answer.
I just had one more query.

Do i hv to install japanese font on my machine to display these characters OR
java displays this using unicode characters.
please explain.
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