Kamon 家紋 - Japanese emblems used to decorate and identify an individual or family. Similar to the coats of arms in Europe.

Kamon 家紋 - Japanese emblems used to decorate and identify an individual or family. Similar to the coats of arms in Europe. Maybe to use as symbols on their sleeves?

A group of jinn, 14th century manuscript. Kitab al-Bulhan

hours ago Ancestors warned us bout Djinns but most ppl been programmed to believe they friendly and sexy

Another group of jinn holding a human, 14th century manuscript. Kitab al-Bulhan

Image from the century Kitab al-Bulhan (The Book of Wonders) of Abd al-Hasan Al-Isfahani showing demons hunting humans.

Oldest archaeological finds of bamboo articles in China were unearthed from the remains of a primitive society that existed some 7.000 yrs ago in what is now Hemudu,Yuyao County,Zhejiang Province.Early as Shang Dynasty(16th-11th century B.C)Chinese people used bamboo for making household articles& weapons,such as bows paper was invented,strips of bamboo were the most important writing medium,more widely used than silk for example-cheaper,resistant to corrosion, abundant

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Avalokitesvara as a guide of souls, ink and colours on silk: Woman being led to Amitabha (the Buddhist paradise) by the bodhisattava Avalokitesvara - from Mogao, near Dunhuang, Gansu province, China, Five Dynasties or Northern Song Dynasty, 10th century AD

British Museum Top 20 Buddhism Dunhuang Avalokiteshvara as Guide of Souls Avalokiteshvara as Guide of Souls - Cave 17 Dunhuang Chi.

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