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In November 753 CE, the Japanese nobleman Otomo no Komaro returned from a trip to Tang China. it was his second trip to Tang and this time he was sent as the vice ambassador. His first trip was in his youth to study abroad there. Much about his life is recorded but still some things about him remain unknown. It is thought that his father was either Read More
  Categories : Ninja Culture  Posted by bkrbudo
In the 1603 CE, Izumo no Okuni, from the land of Izumo, is said to have created the art of Kabuki. But she may also have been a spy… Born around 1572, Izumo no Okuni (出雲阿国) was a young shrine maiden who at some point creatively began singing and performing new kinds of dances in a dry riverbed of the Kamo River in the capital of Kyoto. Read More
  Categories : Ninja Culture  Posted by bkrbudo