Monk - お寺様

"A monk at Shibuya Station, Tokyo by Diego Malara" Beautiful composition and colours. - charcoal and bright orange


JAPAN Fujiwara Tamie She's showing what a noble woman would wear while traveling. She represents Fujiwara Tamie, the author of Izayo Nikki in the Fujiwara Tamie was played by the geiko Umeha from Kamishichiken.

Japanese Kimono and wagasa

Travel Inspiration for Japan - Want to dress up as a Geisha Maiko? There are several shops and studios around Kyoto, Japan that offer the complete transformation.

Japanese fox masks for festival

Japanese fox masks for festival. Tradition said that foxes from all over the Oji area of Kita-ku gathered to visit Oji Inari-jinja Shrine on New Year's Eve. Now, people gather and visit the shrine in fox masks for a parade inspired by the legend.

Japanese traditional Noh theater 能

JAPAN Japanese traditional Noh theater 能 Al Musical Theater style dating back to the century. Performers wear stylized masks, and men play all the parts.

Yabusame (Japanese mounted horse archery) 流鏑馬

Yabusame – Horse Archery at Meiji Shrine

thekimonogallery: “ Japanese horse back archery, Yabusame 流鏑馬. At the budo, or martial arts, tournament and exhibition at Tokyo’s Meiji Shrine. via Tokyobling.

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