yoshioka nozomi
yokosojapan:

chilly temple (by niaxilin)

yokosojapan:

chilly temple (by niaxilin)

princewenyuan:

Chen Mou

princewenyuan:

Chen Mou

diomorph:

In the late 19th and early 20th century, enigmatic photographer T. Enami (1859-1929) captured a number of 3D stereoviews depicting life in Meiji-period Japan. The picture on the bottom right shows geisha’s looking at 3D views…

via Pink Tentacle 

mingsonjia:

Q版京剧人物 by 胖不墩儿

Roles from Classic Chinese Operas

yokosojapan:

Osaka by civ33 on Flickr.

yokosojapan:

Osaka by civ33 on Flickr.

fyeah-history:

Depiction of the Battle of Dan-no-uraThe battle of Dan-no-ura (壇ノ浦の戦い Dan-no-ura no tatakai?) was a major sea battle of the Genpei War, occurring at Dan-no-ura, in the Shimonoseki Strait off the southern tip of Honshū. On March 24, 1185, the Genji (Minamoto) clan fleet, led by Minamoto no Yoshitsune, defeated the Heike (Taira) clan fleet, during a half-day engagement.

fyeah-history:

Depiction of the Battle of Dan-no-ura
The battle of Dan-no-ura (壇ノ浦の戦い Dan-no-ura no tatakai?) was a major sea battle of the Genpei War, occurring at Dan-no-ura, in the Shimonoseki Strait off the southern tip of Honshū. On March 24, 1185, the Genji (Minamoto) clan fleet, led by Minamoto no Yoshitsune, defeated the Heike (Taira) clan fleet, during a half-day engagement.