13 Jun 2016

 Koshi-no-ie

 Koshi-no-ie is a reproduction of a traditional Japanese house.

  Rooms are raised 30 centimeters above the ground.  You can see the alcove in a Japanese style tatami room, lattice windows, inner garden and so on!

Nara machi  

Substitute Monkey

Nara machi is known as the former merchant district of Nara.If you walk around Nara machi, you can see red ornaments hanging along the eaves. They resemble monkey. They are charms against bad luck and considered as Messengers of the main deity of Koshindo, Nara machi. If you would like to walk around Nara machi, please check the tour of  Nara machi

 

Nara machi

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