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Rokkaku dako

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The Rokkaku dako (六角凧) is a traditional six-sided Japanese fighter kite. Traditionally, it is made with bamboo spars and washi paper. The rokkaku kite is often ...

Japanese Kite History 1 - Kiteman

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JAPANESE KITE HISTORY 1. Its thought that kites were first introduced into Japan by Buddhist missionaries who travelled from China in the Nara period ...

JAPANESE KITE COLLECTION

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Japan's kites are among the most spectacular in the world, treasured as much for the aesthetic worth as for the pleasure they give as toys. The traditional kite ...

Why are kites important in Japan? - Drachen Foundation

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Kites came to Japan from China, and then the Japanese made kites part of their own cultural traditions. To fly a kite brought good luck or gave thanks—for a ...

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Jan 18, 2010 ... This movie is movie of the kite of Japan. ... Look more like a korean fighter kite that a japanese kite. Try a rokakaku or Edo!. Read more.

Two Japanese Kites - Often Copied In The West. - My Best Kite

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Japanese kites are incredibly diverse, with one or more specific types that originated from just about every region. A couple of these designs are more copied in ...

Kite Flying in Japan - KCP Window on Japan

www.kcpwindowonjapan.com/2012/03/kite-flying-in-japan/

Mar 31, 2012 ... Kite flying is a favorite pastime in Japan, and Japanese kites vary in style and design. Kite flying festivals, such as the Sagami Giant Kite ...

Japanese Kites - 1 line - Kite Plan Base (KPB)

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In this category we merge the traditional Japanese fighter kites. The most noticables are Edo Dako and Rokkaku, traditionally built in huge dimensions, using ...

BBC - A History of the World - Object : Japanese kite

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It is thought that kites were first introduced to Japan by Buddhist monks who came from China in the Nara period (710-794 CE). Kites were used for practical ...

HISTORY OF JAPANESE KOINOBORI CARP-WINDSOCK ...

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Everything about Japanese koinobori, carp windsock/streamer/kite. ... carp streamers or carp banners, decorate the landscape of Japan from April through early ...

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JAPANESE KITE COLLECTION

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Traditional Japanese kites, kite festivals in Japan, Japanese kite plans.

The History of Kites in Japan and Other Parts of the World Historians ...

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Historians theorize that kites came to Japan during the sixth to the eighth century from. China and Korea. Early Japanese kites probably were flown for religious ...

BKF / Kites of Japan - Highline Kites of Berkeley

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Highlighting this year's festival is a delegation from the Sode-cho Kite-Flying Society of Hamamatsu, Japan. Their traditional “Machijirushi“ kites are indigenous ...