Beginners mind as in Zen Buddhism
The Five elements philosophy in Japanese Buddhism.
Godai on Wikipedia
Buddhism in Japan
Buddhism in Japan (Wikipedia)Onmark Productions
Ghost, Phantoms, Strange apparitions
Yokai on WikipediaThe Bakemono Zukushi “Monster” Scroll (18th–19th century)Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things (1904)Yokai.com
The way of the Gods, Traditional 'religion' of Japan.
Shinto on WikipediaEncyclopedia of ShintoThe Kojiki IndexShinto and Japanese Spirituality
Stage of Learning, relationship between student, master and tradition
Ikigai (生き甲斐, pronounced [ikiɡai]) is a Japanese concept that means "a reason for being."
Sumi (墨): The ink used to tattoo, traditionally mixed by the apprentice