Demon, ogre or evil spirit. Oni often feature in children stories, such as Momotaro.
Branch of Zen Buddhism.
Tea ceremony, which originated in Zen Buddhism
Sanshu no Jingi The three Imperial Regalia in State Shintoism : the mirror, the sword and the jewels.
Traditional Japanese custom to bring children aged 7, 5 and 3 to the Shintō shrine on 15 November. Usually girls of 7 and 3 and boys of 5 and 3 are taken by their parents to pray for their good health and future blessings. The children normally wear colouful kimono for the occasion.
Japanese Esoteric Buddhism. The third most popular sect of Buddhism in Japan, with about 10 million followers.
Shintoism "Way of the Gods". Japan's indigenous religion. It is a form of animism and comprises most of the Japanese traditions.