Kitchen of an 18th Century Japanese R...
delen
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

Panoramische foto door Kengo Shimizu PRO EXPERT Genomen 06:35, 27/04/2013 - Views loading...

Kitchen of an 18th Century Japanese Residence

The World > Asia > Japan

  • Vind ik leuk / Vind ik niet leuk
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

In the northern part of Himeji city that is famous for the world heritage "Himeji Castle" is an old house of Sano family. It is said that the residence was built in early 18th century.

You can see how Japanese people in those days cooked their food. There are three small wood/charcoal-burning stoves and a large one in the other end of the kitchen. On the small stoves are rice kettles. A large stove and a pan are for soup.

comments powered by Disqus

Panorama's in de omgeving van Japan

map

A: Living Room of an 18th Century Japanese Residence

door Kengo Shimizu, 10 hier vandaan

In the northern part of Himeji city that is famous for the world heritage "Himeji Castle" is an old h...

Living Room of an 18th Century Japanese Residence

B: Entrance of an 18th Century Japanese Residence

door Kengo Shimizu, 10 hier vandaan

In the northern part of Himeji city that is famous for the world heritage "Himeji Castle" is an old h...

Entrance of an 18th Century Japanese Residence

C: Nagusa Waterfall

door Kengo Shimizu, 2.1 hier vandaan

This panorama was taken under "Nagusa-no-Taki" (Nagusa Waterfall).The waterfall is 72 m (236 ft.) hig...

Nagusa Waterfall

D: Nagusa Shrine

door Kengo Shimizu, 2.1 hier vandaan

This panorama was taken in front of "Nagusa-Jinja" (Nagusa Shrine).The waterfall is 72 m (236 ft.) hi...

Nagusa Shrine

E: View from the Top of Mt.Myojin

door Kengo Shimizu, 3.2 hier vandaan

This panorama was taken right above the triangulation point at the top of Mt. Myojin located in the n...

View from the Top of Mt.Myojin

F: View from the Ruins of Tsuneya Castle

door Kengo Shimizu, 6.0 hier vandaan

This is a panorama taken at the ruins of Tsuneya fortress in Himeji, Hyogo pref, Japan.Tsuneya fortre...

View from the Ruins of Tsuneya Castle

G: View from the Ruins of Tsurui Castle

door Kengo Shimizu, 6.0 hier vandaan

This panorama was taken at the top of Mt. Inariyama.According to ancient documents, there was a castl...

View from the Ruins of Tsurui Castle

H: Aisaka tunnel

door Nobutaka Asahi, 9.2 hier vandaan

The Aisaka tunnel is a road tunnel completed in 1921. It is used still now.

Aisaka tunnel

I: Earth Floor of the Oldest Japanese Residence

door Kengo Shimizu, 9.2 hier vandaan

This is the earth floor of one of the oldest residence in Japan which was built in 16th century.Surpr...

Earth Floor of the Oldest Japanese Residence

J: Living Room of the Oldest Japanese Residence

door Kengo Shimizu, 9.2 hier vandaan

This is the living room of one of the oldest residence in Japan which was built in 16th century.Surpr...

Living Room of the Oldest Japanese Residence

Dit panorama is genomen in Japan

Dit is een overzicht van 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.

Deel dit panorama