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Warriot monk holding a naginata, from "Military Costume in Old Japan", Chemigraph Plates "manufactured" by National Chemigraph Co., St Louis Published by Kazumasa Ogawa, Tokyo, 1895.

Example of a Japanese fighting monk of the Kamakura epoch AD), c. What is the deal with those shoes.

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Statue of the great samurai Kusunoki Masashige at the East Garden outside Tokyo Imperial Palace, Japan Mais

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.

jibadojo:  Old warrior

Value (SEVEN OF CLUBS) - Samurai.), literally "military scholar road": Japanese word for Way of Samurai Life, loosely analogous to the concept of chivalry.

Kendo warrior

thekimonogallery: “ Kendo, meaning Way of the Sword, is a Japanese martial art which descended from Kenjutsu ”


Samurai in foul weather gear; coat and hat carrying the two swords katana and wakizashi in true samurai form

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), meaning “Way of The Sword”, is a modern Japanese martial art of sword-fighting descended from traditional swordsmanship (kenjutsu) which originated with.

Hikeshi (Japanese fire fighter). "Fire Master", Felice Beato, 1866–67. Hand-colored albumen silver print in Views of Japan (1868). 10 7/16 x 8 in.

I love the fire fighter and fishermen coats from this era. "Fire Master",Photography by Felice Beato, Hand-colored albumen silver print in Views of Japan 10 x 8 in.