Japonist Weekly Pickup Posts

家紋タイトル

Kamon

Kamon[家紋/かもん] is the family crests. There are appeared in Heian period (794-1192). The origin of...

生花タイトル

Ikebana

Ikebana [生け花/いけばな]  is the term for the famous traditional flower arrangement practice in Japan. DESCRIPTION...

招き猫タイトル

Manekineko

Manekineko [招き猫/まねきねこ] is Japanese popular lucky charm item. In English “Lucky Fortune Cat”. DESCRIPTION Ordinary “manekineko”...

浅草寺タイトル

Sensouji temple

Sensouji temple is one of the famous touring spot in Japan. It is maybe the...