Category: History

Boro-ichi in Setagaya 2016-2017

(Wikipedia) The Boro-ichi is a market in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan. There is also a traditional Boro-ichi festival or “matsuri” which…

UNKEI -the Great Master of Buddhist Sculpture- (Tokyo)

Unkei (運慶, around 1150–1223) was a Japanese sculptor of the Kei school, which flourished in the Kamakura period. He specialized…

KAIKEI -The Great Master of Buddhist Sculpture-

Kaikei (快慶) was a Japanese Busshi (sculptor of Buddha statue) of Kamakura period, known alongside Unkei. Because many busshi of…

The Exhibition of the Sengoku Period - A Century of Dreams - (Tokyo)

The Sengoku Period(1454-1573) has long been seen as a period when Japan was in great turmoil due to a territorial…

Sannai-Maruyama site “Jomon JiyuKan”:Workshop

Workshop activities are hosted daily by the Sannai-Maruyama Ouen Tai (Sannai-Maruyama Support Group). Come drop by for a fun experience!…

Osaka Museum of Housing and Living

At the Museum of Housing and Living, take a walk through time and experience the history of Osaka, from ancient…