Tasos Konstantopoulos

Tasos Konstantopoulos

we shall all dance; we shall all die (Kafka)
Tasos Konstantopoulos
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togakure-hokusai

togakure-hokusai

By the time of the Meiji Restoration (1868), the tradition of the shinobi had become a topic of popular imagination and mystery in Japan. Ninja figured prominently in folklore and legend, and as a result it is often difficult to separate historical fact from myth. Some legendary abilities purported to be in the province of ninja training include invisibility, walking on water, and control over the natural elements.

By the time of the Meiji Restoration (1868), the tradition of the shinobi had become a topic of popular imagination and mystery in Japan. Ninja figured prominently in folklore and legend, and as a result it is often difficult to separate historical fact from myth. Some legendary abilities purported to be in the province of ninja training include invisibility, walking on water, and control over the natural elements.

Seni Ilmu Bela Diri Para Ninja & Sejarah Shinobi | wisbenbae

Seni Ilmu Bela Diri Para Ninja & Sejarah Shinobi | wisbenbae

-Mudra - Ninja Hand Signs-

-Mudra - Ninja Hand Signs-

shinobi

shinobi

Ninja  This is painted by Hokusai Katsushika, who is famous as an Ukiyoe artist in Edo period.

Ninja This is painted by Hokusai Katsushika, who is famous as an Ukiyoe artist in Edo period.

Dr. Masaaki Hatsumi-Soke What is not natural is not in harmony with life. Life changes constantly, everything is naturally evaluative, nothing is static. In this perceptive, everything that tends to remain static is not natural and thereby, because it goes against nature, is doomed to disappear for it is fruitless.

Dr. Masaaki Hatsumi-Soke What is not natural is not in harmony with life. Life changes constantly, everything is naturally evaluative, nothing is static. In this perceptive, everything that tends to remain static is not natural and thereby, because it goes against nature, is doomed to disappear for it is fruitless.

Takamatsu Sensei, 33rd gradmaster of bujinkan ninjutsu.  The finger weaving is Kuji-Kiri

Takamatsu Sensei, 33rd gradmaster of bujinkan ninjutsu. The finger weaving is Kuji-Kiri

I feel that the Japanese Tengu can represent the European fairies. So that this play can be interpreted into a Japanese style concept

I feel that the Japanese Tengu can represent the European fairies. So that this play can be interpreted into a Japanese style concept

Elephant catching a flying Tengu, ca.1800s by Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Elephant catching a flying Tengu, ca.1800s by Utagawa Kuniyoshi