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BAKU and the Treasure Boat of Japan’s Seven Lucky Gods

Baku (獏 or 貘) are Japanese supernatural beings that devour dreams and nightmares. According to legend, they were created by the spare pieces that were left over when the gods finished creating all other animals. They have a long history in Japanese folklore and art, and more recently have appeared in Japanese anime and manga. The Japanese term baku has two current meanings, referring […]

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The Hi Fu Mi An Mediation pray from the Shinto Faith performed by Shodan Black Ceazar in the Ame-no-Ukihashi Martial Art. The “Hi Fu Mi Norito: Words of Purification” is Shinto prayer in which the syllables have no meaning in it of themselves.     It is Said Ame-No-Uzume sung during her dance to coax […]