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2012-08-20 16:56:56
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-21 00:32:16
well... everything is cool about Okinawa!!!! SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-21 01:21:51
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-22 00:29:08
Mi va bene anche Okinawa :) Basta partire..... SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-23 00:47:48
You can see Shisa everywhere in Okinawa, I made my own Shisa there. It is unforgettable. ^_^ SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-23 20:08:24
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-24 14:59:02
I want to make my own Shisa...... SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-25 00:06:01
Very Okinawa!!!! SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-27 21:39:09
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-28 08:24:35
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-30 01:28:49
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-31 14:03:19
Always, This Beast is The1st when I think about Okinaya...lol... SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-31 21:21:16
SHIISAA ^^ i wan to go ^^ SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-04 19:14:28
My namesake! XD SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-06 22:41:51
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-13 17:37:51
best gardian SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-30 06:53:38
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-12-07 04:38:57
SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-04-12 05:56:57
They are the best gardian ever!!!I want one for me!!^^ SHIISAA: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/okinawa/ Do you think Shiisaa of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?

IS JAPAN COOL? OKINAWA

シーサー

Shiisaa

1. Statues of the imaginary beast from Okinawan folklore.

2. Pairs of the statues can be found throughout Okinawa — on top of gateposts and roofs, on high mounds in villages, etc. These are believed to ward off evil spirits.

3. Views differ, but some sources claim that shiisaa may have originated from lion and dog guardians of the ancient Orient, like Chinese shishi, Japanese komainu, and even the Egyptian Sphinx.

4. The shiisaa statues are generally made of stone, ceramics, or cement plaster.

5. Shiisaa is the Okinawan pronunciation of shishi (lion). People from the Yaeyama Islands near Okinawa’s main island pronounce this shiishii.

Shiisaa
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明治神宮
Edomae Zushi
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Hakuohki
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VOCALOID
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Magic Knight Rayearth
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SPACE BROTHERS
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デパ地下
Nambu ironware
南部鉄器
RICE CAKES
KAISEKI
懐石
URUSHI
漆芸
SUSHI
寿司
TABAIMO
YAYOI KUSAMA
TAKU OBATA
Nerhol
MENBURYU
SANJA MATSURI
AWA ODORI
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
IAI
居合
NOH
KARATEDO
空手
KYUDO
弓道
FOOD MODEL CRAFTSMAN
食品サンプル職人
EDOKIRIKO
江戸切子職人
KATANA-KAJI
刀鍛冶
SENSHOKU-KA
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