Pinterest • 世界中のおしゃれアイデアまとめ

incredibly elegant menu design. presumably the food items are all listed on the interior. This creates a very nice first impression of the menu

sending off the spirits of the dead on lanterns floated on the waters of a river or the sea (Japan)

Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine (伏見稲荷大社)

Toro-nagashi in Fushimi, Japan: Toro-nagashi 灯籠流し is a Japanese traditional event (sending off the spirits of the dead on lanterns floated on the waters of a river or the sea).

Cuddling Jizo statues at Ohara Sanzen-in temple, Kyoto, Japan

They are very strong fish & can be seen swimming slowly under thick sheets of ice in lakes during the brutal Winter of northern China. In Mandarin "fish" is pronounced "Yu" the same pronunciation as "wealth" or "abundance." Many believe having a painting of fish in your home will bring you wealth.

Magnificent ink painting with koi fish, only the Japanese can use a brush with ink and make such a simple and divine masterpiece!!!

Japanese umbrellas, Wagasa 和傘

Japanese traditional pattern

麒麟山 嫁入り酒 Sake packaging design by Ishikawa Ryuta

Wagashi from Kyoto Uji made with gyuhi soft rice cake dough. The unique shape represents kimono in "The Tale of Genji". As five colors showed through the thin kimono fabric, this wagashi represents this colorful costume of the Heian period.