What is Japanse “Iki” spirit?

“Iki”, Aesthetics of the townspeople of Edo <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/421px-Prins_Genji_verfrist_zich_Blijvende_indrukken_van_een_latere_Genji_verzameling_serietitel_Genji_goshu_yojo_serietitel_op_object_RP-P-2008-242A.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”421px-Prins_Genji_verfrist_zich_Blijvende_indrukken_van_een_latere_Genji_verzameling_(serietitel)_Genji_goshu_yojo_(serietitel_op_object),_RP-P-2008-242A”> <img width=”421″ height=”599″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/421px-Prins_Genji_verfrist_zich_Blijvende_indrukken_van_een_latere_Genji_verzameling_serietitel_Genji_goshu_yojo_serietitel_op_object_RP-P-2008-242A.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/421px-Prins_Genji_verfrist_zich_Blijvende_indrukken_van_een_latere_Genji_verzameling_serietitel_Genji_goshu_yojo_serietitel_op_object_RP-P-2008-242A.jpg?w=421&amp;ssl=1 421w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/421px-Prins_Genji_verfrist_zich_Blijvende_indrukken_van_een_latere_Genji_verzameling_serietitel_Genji_goshu_yojo_serietitel_op_object_RP-P-2008-242A.jpg?resize=211%2C300&amp;ssl=1 211w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/421px-Prins_Genji_verfrist_zich_Blijvende_indrukken_van_een_latere_Genji_verzameling_serietitel_Genji_goshu_yojo_serietitel_op_object_RP-P-2008-242A.jpg?resize=105%2C150&amp;ssl=1 105w” sizes=”(max-width: 421px) 100vw, 421px” /> </a> <figcaption>Genji goshu yojo, by Utagawa Kunisada I </figcaption> </figure> <br /><!– Japa Link Unit 2 –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3791981835″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> The word Read more about What is Japanse “Iki” spirit?[…]

Wabi and Sabi, unique sense of Japanese art

Aesthetic of Japanese Culture, Wabi and Sabi The garden of Saiho-ji Temple in Kyoto Wabi and Sabi are words that express the sense of beauty unique to Japan and are often referred to in one word as “wabi-sabi”. However, they are words that originally have different meanings. In fact, both words expressed negative feelings. Gradually, Read more about Wabi and Sabi, unique sense of Japanese art[…]