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Immagini nelle vicinanze di Japan

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A: SunnyRock Numazu equipment shop

di kiyoharu takamura, 20 metri di distanza

SunnyRock Numazu equipment shop

B: kouchou-ji 1

di kiyoharu takamura, 490 metri di distanza

kouchou-ji 1

C: kouchou-ji 2

di kiyoharu takamura, 660 metri di distanza

kouchou-ji 2

D: sakura at night

di kiyoharu takamura, 930 metri di distanza

sakura at night

E: kado reservoir

di kiyoharu takamura, 970 metri di distanza

kado reservoir

F: 1st observatory

di kiyoharu takamura, 2.9 km di distanza

1st observatory

G: Kakita River spring group. The first observatory.

di bibouroku tabito, 2.9 km di distanza

 The Kakita River is a tributary of the Kano River. At only 1.2 km.  Underflow water of Mount Fuji sp...

Kakita River spring group. The first observatory.

H: HONDA Z (PA-1)

di kiyoharu takamura, 2.9 km di distanza

HONDA Z (PA-1)

I: Kakita River spring group. The second observatory

di bibouroku tabito, 3.0 km di distanza

The Kakita River is a tributary of the Kano River. At only 1.2 km.  Underflow water of Mount Fuji spr...

Kakita River spring group. The second observatory

J: 2nd observatory

di kiyoharu takamura, 3.0 km di distanza

2nd observatory

Questo panorama è stato scattato in Japan

Questa è una vista generale di 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.

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