Ningyo joruri :: Awaji Ningyo Za

July 19 2015, 11:28am


Hyogo Milano "Expo 2015"

The Japanese myths “Kojiki” and “Nihon shoki” completed in the beginning of 8th century tell of the creation of Japanese archipelago. When this world was still in chaos, the first god and goddess Izanagi and Izanami, standing on the heavenly bridge, put a spear into the ocean and stirred. When they pulled it up from the ocean, a drop fell, dried up and finally became a small island called Onokoro-shima. The god and goddess landed on the island and got married to bear a lot of islands of Japan. The first island is believed to be Awaji-shima island.....