Japonist Weekly Pickup Posts

“Furin”

“Furin” is the traditional Japanese wind bell. DESCRIPTION Furin is a small wind bell, made...

Senbei

“Senbei”  [煎餅/せんべい] are the traditional Japanese rice crackers. DESCRIPTION “Senbei” is the famous Japanese rice...

Zabuton

“Zabuton” is the cotton-stuffed square cushion used for sitting on tatamis. DESCRIPTION “Tatami” is the...