The history of Japanese kimono clothing

The history of kimono, traditional Japanese clothing <img width=”412″ height=”599″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/23422aa16ab8000eb395b446f6a86972.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/23422aa16ab8000eb395b446f6a86972.jpg?w=412&amp;ssl=1 412w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/23422aa16ab8000eb395b446f6a86972.jpg?resize=206%2C300&amp;ssl=1 206w” sizes=”(max-width: 412px) 100vw, 412px” /> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> Most of the today’s Japanese people live in Western style clothing. But traditional Japanese clothing (kimono) is treated as a dress at an important event including a wedding ceremony, and young people who wear yukata in summer increase recently. The prototype of the current kimono can be found in Heian Period of about 1200 years ago. Then people have used various fabrics, patterns, and colors for the clothing. Kimono used advanced technology and materials became Read more about The history of Japanese kimono clothing[…]

Horyuji temple. Nara World Heritage Site.

Asuka Period and it’s culture

What’s Asuka Period?   The term of ancient Asuka Period began in 592 and ended in 710. “Asuka” is the southern area of Nara Prefecture.         In this period, Buddhism was the most essencial things of the culture. With Buddha statue, the religion had  already came to Japan in the middle of 6th. And the two powerful family, Soga clan(蘇我氏) and Mononobe clan(物部氏) fought with each other whether accepting it or not.     Shotoku Taishi       Shotoku Taishi(聖徳太子) and Soga clan supported Buddhism and Mononobe clan was opposed to. In 587, when Shotoku Taishi was therteen years old, he and Soga clan beat Mononobe clan. It directed Read more about Asuka Period and it’s culture[…]