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Every dancer offers us a bridge to a new, exciting world.

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Today with additional notes:

First, thank you for reading through another zen Monday and for all the positive engagement so far. ありがとうございます。 96 altre parole

Art

Miyabi-kai | Yasaka Jinja

Ce matin au sanctuaire Shintô Yasaka Jinja se déroulait une cérémonie un peu particulière dénommée Miyabi-kai みやび会 et spécialement adressée aux Maiko et Geiko du quartier de… 519 altre parole

Kyoto

Entrance

“Entrance 1. the act or an instance of going or coming in; a door, passage etc. by which one enters; right of admission; the coming of an actor on stage.”                                        “Entrance 2. 124 altre parole

Art

An Unexpected Experience

Chris Wilsson posted an interesting article today where he was given the rare opportunity to encounter both a Geisha and a Maiko by mere chance on the streets of Kyoto. 1.184 altre parole

Writing

Kamogawa Odori

From May 1st to May 24th

The Kamogawa Odori is an annual spring dance performed by Kyoto Maikos and Geikos at the Pontocho Kaburenjo Theatre. Its peculiar stage partially surrounds the audience making for a very engaging experience. 26 altre parole

May

Shijo-dori, Kyoto

Shijō Street runs center of Kyoto, Japan east to west through the commercial center of the city. Shijō literally means fourth street of Heian-kyō, the ancient capital. 12 altre parole

Trip

Serendipity

A final post from the Kyoto workshop. One evening we had a memorable few minutes that resulted from being in the right place at the right time, and a fair amount of luck.   178 altre parole

Photography