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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
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2012-12-07 04:38:57
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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.

Taketomi Island
竹富島
Public market
公設市場
Awamori
泡盛
Resort beaches
リゾートビーチ
Massage chair
マッサージチェア
Capsule hotel
カプセルホテル
Ultramodern vending machine
次世代型自販機
Kaminari-mon
雷門
Scramble crossing
スクランブル交差点
Traditional Japanese guest house
古民家ゲストハウス
Edomae Zushi
江戸前寿司
Novels of Haruki Murakami
村上春樹の小説
Japan
VOCALOID
Korea
Hakuohki / Adekan
Netherland
Odin Sphere
Japan
Final Fantasy VI
Outdoor girl finds kawaii in a sleeping bag.
Harajuku fashion is a way to express myself.
Natural kawaii with new balance for future fashion.
Introducing Japan’s latest arts to the world.
Moon watching
観月の夕べ
Art of brush and ink
書道家
Kitchen of Kyoto
錦市場
Inspiration of Buddha Statues
仏像
GAME BAR
a gathering spot for grownups where old games are available
TOTTORI YOKAI ROAD
where yokais and humans live together
SPACE BROTHERS
super-popular manga depicts the dreams of youths dedicated to space
FUJIKO F. FUJIO MUSEUM
manga master who “visualized” children’s dreams
Picks
楊枝
Japanese knives
包丁
Elevator attendants
エレベーターアテンダント
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南部鉄器
WASABI
山葵
RAMEN
ラーメン
WHISKY
ウイスキー
KATSUOBUSHI
鰹節
KOHEI NAWA
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TAKU OBATA
YAYOI KUSAMA
NEBUTA MATSURI
SANJA MATSURI
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KYUDO
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日本舞踊
IAI
居合
KARATEDO
空手
SENSHOKU-KA
染織家
SAMURAI AVATAR
侍アバター
EDOKIRIKO
江戸切子職人
KACCHU-SHI
甲冑師
FAMILY COMPUTER / NES
Family Computer / NES
GAME CREATOR
GAME CREATOR
GAME CENTER
GAME CENTER
e-Sports
e-Sports