Japanese Folklore, Studio Ghibli and Mythology

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According to the Japanese folklore, the Jorōgumo is a magic, 400 year old giant spider, that can change its appearance into that of a beautiful woman. She seduces young handsome men, wraps them up in her webs and eats them. Mythical Creatures Art, Mythological Creatures, Magical Creatures, Japanese Mythical Creatures, Mythological Monsters, Myths & Monsters, Sea Monsters, Legends And Myths, Arte Obscura
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Jorōgumo

According to the Japanese folklore, the Jorōgumo is a magic, 400 year old giant spider, that can change its appearance into that of a beautiful woman. She seduces young handsome men, wraps them up in her webs and eats them.

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Little Miss Paint Brush

Part 1 of my drawings for Japan Lover Me‘s Kakkoii month last December 2013! ♥ x

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Little Miss Paint Brush

Part 2 of my drawings for Japan Lover Me’s Kakkoii month last December 2013! ♥ x

Sensu and Uchiwa are the two main kinds of hand-held fans in Japan! Asides from keeping you cool in summer, they are also used for ceremonies and decorations. (*^。^*) - Japan Lover Me Learn Japanese Words, Japanese Phrases, Study Japanese, Japanese Culture, Japanese Kimono, Otaku, Japanese Language Learning, Japanese Symbol, Turning Japanese
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JapanLover.Me on Instagram: “Sensu and Uchiwa are the two main kinds of hand-held fans in Japan! ♥ Asides from keeping you cool in summer, they also used for cerrmonies…”

JapanLover.Me (@japanloverme) added a photo to their Instagram account: “Sensu and Uchiwa are the two main kinds of hand-held fans in Japan! ♥ Asides from keeping you cool…”

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15 Studio Ghibli And Hayao Miyazaki Quotes To Get You Through Anything

"A heart's a heavy burden," but Hayao Miyazaki is here to help us carry it.

Our tale for today is about Tamamo No Mae, a nine-tailed fox (kyuubi). (=^・ω・^)y= ✧ The Tale of the Nine-Tailed Fox ✧ むかしむかし , there was a beautiful lady who arrived at the Emperor’s palace. She was Tamamo No Mae, and she was so beautiful,. Japanese Phrases, Japanese Words, Cute Japanese, Japanese Urban Legends, Japanese Yokai, Chibi, Chihiro Y Haku, Japanese Language Learning, Learning Japanese
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Our tale for today is about Tamamo No Mae, a nine-tailed fox (kyuubi). (=^・ω・^)y= ✧ The Tale of the Nine-Tailed Fox ✧ むかしむかし , there was a beautiful lady who arrived at the Emperor’s palace. She was...

A futakuchi-onna (二口女) is a type of yokai from Japanese folklore that is in the form of a woman with two mouths: one normal mouth, and one big mouth on the back of her head. ((((;゜Д゜))) Full Story: www. Japanese Words, Cute Japanese, Japanese Urban Legends, Japanese Yokai, Culture Art, Japanese Language Learning, Japanese Mythology, Turning Japanese, Kawaii Cute

Futakuchi Onna a.k.a. "The Two-mouthed Woman"

A futakuchi-onna (二口女) is a type of yokai from Japanese folklore that is in the form of a woman with two mouths: one normal mouth, and one big mouth on the back of her head.((((;゜Д゜))) These women ...

japanloverme: “ Our ‪ for today is about one of our favorites (and also as you requested), the kitsune (fox). Ever witnessed rainfall on a sunny day? Kitsune no yomeiri is when the. Japanese Words, Cute Japanese, Chibi, Kawaii Art, Kawaii Anime, Japanese Language Learning, Japanese Mythology, Turning Japanese, Anime Japan

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Noppera-bo, or the “faceless ghost”, is a legendary creature from Japanese folklore that has inspired numerous stories. They are known to frighten humans by imitating another person’s face before. Japanese Yokai, Kanji Japanese, Japanese Words, Cute Japanese, Japanese Art, Japanese Urban Legends, Chibi, Art Kawaii, Japanese Language Learning

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Noppera-bo, or the “faceless ghost”, is a legendary creature from Japanese folklore that has inspired numerous stories. They are known to frighten humans by imitating another person’s face before...

Kitsune is the Japanese word for fox. This graphic details words and phrases commonly used when talking talking about kitsune.

Kitsune

Kitsune (狐, Kitsune) is the Japanese word for fox. Foxes are a common subject of Japanese folklore; in English, kitsune refers to them in this context. Stories depict them as intelligent beings and as possessing magical abilities that increase with their age and wisdom. According to Yōkai folklore, all foxes have the ability to shape shift into men or women. While some folktales speak of kitsune employing this ability to trick others—as foxes in folklore often do—other stories portray them…

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It's Tabemono Month here @ Japan Lover Me!me I chose mochi Art Kawaii, Kawaii Doodles, Kawaii Shop, Japan Illustration, Mochi, Hiragana, Learn Japanese Words, Japan Info, Japanese Language Learning
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<3 <3 <3 Tabemono Tournament time! (g^-^)g Basically, they're both made up of Japanese glutinous rice (mochiko), and they're both yummy, but which do you like better? Mochi or dango? ~~~ Trivia...

In Japan, the Tanabata festival is celebrated every day of the month (July But since our theme this month is all about Japanese legends and folklore (and love ♥), here& the story behin. Geisha, Art Kawaii, Kawaii Cute, Japanese Yokai, Japanese Art, Tanabata Festival, Chibi, Japanese Legends, Culture Art

The Legend of the Tanabata

In Japan, the Tanabata festival is celebrated every 7th day of the 7th month (July 7). But since our theme this month is all about Japanese legends and folklore (and love ♥), here's the story behin...

Our ‪ for today is the Kasa-obake (傘おばけ) or the “paper umbrella ghost”. It is commonly called as Karakasa. “APPEARANCE: These silly-looking yokai are transformations of. Japanese Urban Legends, Japanese Yokai, Japanese Language Learning, Learning Japanese, Japanese Folklore, Cute Japanese, Kawaii Drawings, Japan Art, Cute Characters

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