This Tengu picture is in Mt.Takao. You can see another one if you go there.

tengu-statue

What is TENGU ?
Tengu is a kind of a goblin or a phantom, which is a legendary creature of Japanese folk religion(story).It’s said that generally it has a red face and a long nose and wearing Yamabushi’s costume. With his supernatural power, he can fly freely high up in the sky using with his wings. He lives in a high and secluded mountain. His hand has a feather fan that could make strong gale winds, and he is wearing “Ipponba Geta” it’s one toothed(spike) geta and commonly it is feared because it leads people to the evil ways.
Do you believe that Tengu is existing ?

We call the Buddhist priests who trained in the mountains “Yamabushi”.

yamabushi

It’s a Yamabushi costume.

Do you want to read more ⇒ Wikipedia Tengu

関連記事

コメント

  1. この記事へのコメントはありません。

  1. この記事へのトラックバックはありません。

CAPTCHA


*

Pickup post

  1. katakana name
    ■□■ katakana name ■□■ We started new service! "T…
  2. Zeniarai Benzaiten
    After you go through the tunnel, you'll find t…
  3. Zeniarai Benzaiten 銭洗弁財天
    Do you like money? Of course I like it, but money …

Topics

  1. Japanese traditional art Ukiyo-e pictures of the floating world

    2015-3-3

    Ukiyo-e

    [caption id="attachment_32" align="aligncenter" wi…
  2. Seven Gods of Fortune

    2017-5-26

    Seven Gods of Fortune

    We can see Seven Gods of Fortune if you'll visit t…
  3. 2016-2-3

    Kanda-Matsuri(神田祭) and Kanda-Myoujin(神田明神).

    Kanda-Matsuri is a festival usually celebrated eve…

Subscribe to Our Newsletter




  1. katakana name
  2. Zeniarai Benzaiten
  3. Zeniarai Benzaiten 銭洗弁財天
  4. 無料広告のご案内
  5. Seven Gods of Fortune
  6. shubo

Calendar

2021年9月
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

PayPal

Additional Options
ページ上部へ戻る