1 Like

Garden City Tottori
Tottori
Copyright: Tadashi Ikuta
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12152x6076
Uploaded: 20/07/2012
Updated: 15/08/2014
Views:

...


Tags: arcade
comments powered by Disqus

Tadashi IKUTA
san-in mato at Gallery Sora
Tadashi IKUTA
Clara's Exhibition in Gallery Sora
Tadashi IKUTA
Gallery SORA
ttyama
袋川の桜
ttyama
袋川沿いの桜
Tadashi IKUTA
Tottori GAS Showroom Salute
ttyama
とりぎん文化会館フリースペース
ttyama
鳥取城跡・久松公園の桜
akio baba
Tenkyu-maru stone-wall, Tottori Castle
ttyama
鳥取藩主池田家墓所
Y.Kurikoma
Tottori-sakyu
Kengo Shimizu
The Sand Museum in Tottori
Daniel Christaldi
Sandy Lane Hotel - spa
Carsten Arenz
Santiago de Compostela - Courtyard of Colegio de San Xerome
Carsten Arenz
Salamanca - Plaza Mayor
zeljko soletic
Le Grand Véfour - Les jardins du Palais-Royal
Carsten Arenz
Barcelona - La Sagrada Familia
Julien Mordret
INDONESIA - Bali - Gitgit Waterfalls, Campuhan Waterfall
jacky cheng
Wuzhen scenic (night) -6-2013
Sid Gray
Animator's Palate on the Disney Magic
Nick Hobgood
The black volcanic and turquoise marine of Asau bay in Savai'i, Samoa
Carsten Arenz
Salamanca - Cathedral inside
Wolfgang Peth
Schlosspark Buch 4
Sinan CAN
Fatih Mosque
Tadashi IKUTA
Taisha station
Tadashi IKUTA
Kitaro station
Tadashi IKUTA
Akahun
Tadashi IKUTA
Kakacon
Tadashi IKUTA
大正蔵 2011.11.20
Tadashi IKUTA
Daisen-cho windmill 1
Tadashi IKUTA
Yodoe Port
Tadashi IKUTA
山陰sacca 事務所
Tadashi IKUTA
Shimane Kenmin Kaikan
Tadashi IKUTA
DARAZ CREATE BOX
Tadashi IKUTA
Yonago Castle Ruins (tenshukaku)
Tadashi IKUTA
とっとり花回廊 展望台
More About Japan

The eight islands of Japan sprang into existence through Divine Intervention.The first two gods who came into existence were Izanagi no Mikoto and Izanami no Mikoto, the Exalted Male and Exalted Female. It was their job to make the land for people to live on.They went to the bridge between heaven and earth and, using a jewel-encrusted halberd, Izanagi and Izanami churned up the sea into a frothy foam. As salty drips of water fell from the tip of the halberd the first island was formed. Its name was Onogoro.So far, so good. But when Izanagi and Izanami first met on their island, Izanami spoke to Isanagi without being spoken to first. Since she was the female, and this was improper, their first union created badly-formed offspring who were sent off into the sea in boats.The next time they met, Izanagi was sure to speak first, ensuring the proper rules were followed, and this time they produced eight children, which became the islands of Japan.I'm sure you did not fail to miss the significance of this myth for the establishment of Japanese formal society.At present, Japan is the financial capital of Asia. It has the second largest economy in the world and the largest metropolitan area (Tokyo.)Technically there are three thousand islands making up the Japanese archipelago. Izanagi and Izanami must have been busy little devils with their jewelled halberd...Japan's culture is highly technical and organized. Everything sparkles and swooshes on silent, miniaturized mechanisms.They're a world leader in robotics, and the Japanese have the longest life-expectancy on earth.Text by Steve Smith.