yoshioka nozomi
ileftmyheartintokyo:

Kasuga-taisha,Nara City,Nara Prefecture(春日大社,奈良市,奈良県) by Kinhaku on Flickr.

kitoky:

Zhuge Liang meets Sun Quan.

I am not kidding you guys, this is unaltered sequence. Zhuge Liang seriously does gaze at Sun Quan like that, and Sun Quan seriously does move in slow motion upon his entrance. I can’t make this shit up.

jibadojo:

Toyotomi Hideyoshi in osaka castle

jibadojo:

Toyotomi Hideyoshi in osaka castle

thekimonogallery:


The Governor of Hakodadi, Japan.  Perry Expedition. 1850’s.  Lithograph

thekimonogallery:

The Governor of Hakodadi, Japan.  Perry Expedition. 1850’s.  Lithograph

thekimonogallery:

Five women.  1870’s, Japan.  Mounted, large (roughly 8x10 inches / A4), hand-colored albumen photograph. Circa mid-late 1870s. No title or number. Photographer / Studio unknown.  Text and image via Okinawa Soba on Flickr

thekimonogallery:

Former Samurai warrior in armour, circa 1880. (Photo by Kusakabe Kimbei) [this image shows one of three warriors of original image]