Heian Shrine Garden, Kyoto, Japan (by Rossco9) #japan #travel #Kyoto

Heian Shrine Garden, Kyoto, Japan - stepping stones for a wander through waterlilies.

Tokugawa Leyasu, the first of the Tokugawa shoguns - Japan #Japan #Travel www.phuketgolfleisure.com

A spectacular Shinto Shrine dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu, the founder of the Tokugawa shogunate who died in The richly decorated gate is called "higurashi-no-mon," meaning that one could look at it until sundown

Japanese ancient 12 layered kimono, Juni-hitoe ?????? Thanks, Pinterest Pinners, for stopping by, viewing, re-pinning, & following my boards. Have a beautiful day! ^..^ and “Feel free to share on Pinterest ^..^ #topfashion #fashionandclothingblog #kimono *•.¸?¸.•**•.¸ ? ? ? ? ? ?

Junihitoe is a kind of formal kimono developed in Heian era. I fall in love with it since the first time i see it from manga(for example Genji Monogatar. Hime in Junihitoe

Shinjyuku Gyoen, Tokyo, Japan. Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (????, Shinjuku Gyoen) is a large park with an eminent garden in Shinjuku and Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.

Shinjyuku Gyoen National Garden is a large park with an eminent garden in Shinjuku and Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.

At about 35,000 B.C. a group of these African Chinese; later known to us as the Jomon, took this route and entered Japan, they became the first Humans to inhabit the Japanese Islands. Later, another group; Known to us as the Ainu, followed.Oddly Indians were Not part of this group. Today, their genes can still be found in 40% of modern Japanese, as well as Mongolians and Tibetans- Past and Present Kings & Queens

a group of these African Chinese; later known to us as the Jomon, took this route and entered Japan, they became the first Humans to inhabit the Japanese Islands. Later, another.

My ten favorite places between Kyoto and Hiroshima, Japan.

Japan: Kyoto to Hiroshima, a Ten Day Journey

Japan: Kyoto to Hiroshima, a Ten Day Journey - Travel Babbo My ten favorite places between Kyoto and Hiroshima, Japan.

Admiring a Folding Fan 1910s (by Blue Ruin1)    Momotaro, seated on the left, and four other Maiko (Apprentice Geisha) admiring the decoration on a folding fan. A vintage postcard from the late 1910s or early 1920s.

thekimonogallery: Admiring a Folding Fan, Japan. Momotaro, seated on the left, and four other Maiko (Apprentice Geisha) admiring the decoration on a folding fan. A vintage postcard from the late or early

Recreating Heian look on stage. Japan. The Heian period was a... - The Kimono Gallery

Kabuki actor, Bando Tamasaburo (五代目 坂東 玉三郎) - the National Living Treasure of Japan

Japanese girls receiving shooting training during school in the 1930s.

Japanese girls receiving shooting training during school in the This is awesome but what about "always treat a gun as loaded" Pointing it at the back of someone's head is not cool people.

Silk factory, Japan. ca 1915-23. S)

Silk Factory Girls drawing thread from Cocoons in old Japan by Okinawa Soba, ca Poor girls worked long hours at low pay in factories.

Katana Odori 1906 A woman with a katana (sword) at her side and a wooden or bamboo shaft of another implement on her back. Although, I initally thought that she might be a woman of the Samurai Class, after further research I think that she is in fact a dancer, probably a Geiko (Geisha), dressed to perform the Katana Odori (sword-dance).

The real life female samurai Tomoe Gozen. Japan is a nation with a strong history of female warriors, yet sadly so little fiction has been written on these fascinating ladies!

Women were sold to the brothels at age 5 or 6.  They were at first child labor doing cleaning.  They were gradually taught what they had to do, and generally started taking customers at puberty.  Photo: Kanagawa Branch by Okinawa Soba, via Flickr.   Circa 1895.

Women were sold to the brothels at age 5 or They were at first child labor doing cleaning. They were gradually taught what they had to do, and generally started taking customers at puberty. Photo: Kanagawa Branch by Okinawa Soba.

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