0 Likes

right whale bones
Japan

Kumomi-Kujira-kan is in Kumomi Matsuzaki-cho,Kamo-gun, Shizuoka Prefecture.

Right whale skeleton specimen of which is exhibited is that of a dead whale to port under its own weight Kumomi wandered on the 15th, 1977 (1977) April.
It is growing right whale is 15 ~ 18m length 60t weight, this individual was a male whale that is not yet mature weight 20t at 12m length.

View More »

Copyright: Kiyoharu Takamura
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11608x5804
Uploaded: 21/09/2012
Updated: 24/04/2014
Views:

...


Tags: right-whale; bone; whale; kumomi
comments powered by Disqus

kiyoharu takamura
omoide misaki
kiyoharu takamura
Mt eboshi
kiyoharu takamura
ishibu
kiyoharu takamura
ishibu tanada
kiyoharu takamura
isibu tanada in autumn
kiyoharu takamura
室岩洞3
kiyoharu takamura
Muroiwadou 1
kiyoharu takamura
Muroiwadou 2
kiyoharu takamura
Muroiwadou 4
kiyoharu takamura
Izubuntei
kiyoharu takamura
dougashima
kiyoharu takamura
Sanshiroujima
David Outrata
Chata
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Thatluang
Marc Gruber
Bad Rans Abbruch
C360.NL - Henri Smeets
Van Gendthallen, Amsterdam
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Prerup
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Preahkhan
Vil Muhametshin
Juggling with torches
Costas Vassis
Vovousa bridge
Assaf Spiegler
Old filling Station, Glenrio, on the Texas/New Mexico state line
Sergej Esnault
Ancient town Thilā with water reservoir - Yemen
Marcus Mawby
The Convent Gallery - The Infirmary - Daylesford Victoria
Andrea Biffi
Tunnel all'Acquario di Milano
kiyoharu takamura
Tougendai
kiyoharu takamura
ashigara fort remains
kiyoharu takamura
沼津御用邸東付属邸
kiyoharu takamura
locomotive of truck train
kiyoharu takamura
wild narcissuses colony in Tumekizak 2
kiyoharu takamura
approach road for uzi jinja
kiyoharu takamura
kojiri-2
kiyoharu takamura
shimizu station east exit climbing space
kiyoharu takamura
Hill Top 2
kiyoharu takamura
chichibunomiya memorial park
kiyoharu takamura
Stone steps of Hakone shrine
kiyoharu takamura
tide pool
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.