Kumi odori was created by Tamagusuku Chokun. Tamagusuku Chokun was born in 1684. Tamagusuku Chokun was a person has great artistic talent such as music, dance, and literary arts. His great talent was recognized by the government of Ryukyu Kingdom. Since when he was six-teen years old, He came
The Life of Tokugawa Ieyasu In a small, insignificant samurai clan, was Tokugawa Ieyasu. When we picture a samurai general, we don’t usually see a patient one, but Tokugawa Ieyasu was one. “He was born as the only son of a small and struggling warlord in the province of Mikawa, somewhat to the north of present day Nagoya” (colombia.edu). Out of the many generals that fought in the sengoku jidai, he was one that became very famous. In the battle of Mikatagahara, he was allying with Oda Nobunaga which helped him during that battle.
His sensei realized Niya’s potential so he says p.30 “I will help you because not creature is so great it stands alone. Even a proud dragon must bend before a Cockroach”. The sensei helps boost Niya’s confidence, he realizes he is good enough to be a samurai but he has to have the courage to remember what he has been taught and make the decision not to give up p.168 “there comes a time when every life hangs by a thread”. Niya learns that everyone is equal and he has develops wisdom because his friends and sensei who realize he is just as good as anyone
Tokugawa believed in the Buddhist religion to the extent, that him and his army began killing Christians on the coast of Japan, if they were ever found. Tokugawa Ieyasu was also the first person in Japanese history, to properly create an appropriate feudal system. He organised it in a way where he had the most political power, and where the entire population was in their own faction, and almost contributed to society equally. Overall, Tokugawa Ieyasu was a very important figure in Japanese history, that contributed highly to the environmental, social and political aspects of Japan. The work he did in the Edo period, still significantly affects modern
After the war, Iva Toguri was returned to her homeland and convicted for treason, however she was later granted a president’s pardon and died in 2006 as an undisputed American citizen. Iva Toguri was born in Los Angeles, California on July 4th 1916 to Japanese immigrants. Iva and her siblings were raised as Methodists in an Americanised environment. Despite being a Nisei, which is a children born to Japanese parents in a new country, her father strongly discouraged his children from learning to speak or write Japanese and even banned them to use chopsticks and eat their cultural food. In 1941, Toguri graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) with a bachelor's degree in zoology and the intention of practicing medicine
Takeo always showed how much he thanked and loved Lord Shigueru. The first time he saw him he thought he was a great warrior and person since he killed Iida´s men with his sword and that is why Takeo started calling him Lord Shigueru. There were some people that were curious about Takeo. They didnt know anything about him, they wanted to know about the misterious man in the Otori clan. The only person who cared about Tomasu is Lord Shigueru and he always protected him since he was new and nobody knew who he was and how and why he was there.
Tokugawa Iemitsu was the third shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate. He was the eldest child of Tokugawa Hidetada, and the grandson of Tokugawa Ieyasu. In 1633, after his sibling's passing, he released the Daimyo his pre-disessor had left in control and supplanted them with his youth companions. This made him disagreeable with numerous daimyo, yet Iemitsu essentially uprooted his rivals. He is credited with setting up the other participation framework which constrained daimyo to live in Edo (medieval Tokyo) in rotating grouping, investing a sure measure of energy in Edo, and a sure measure of time in their home territories.
Tomoe Gozen has a call that includes becoming the best samurai and fighting along the side with Kiso no Yoshinaka. Tomoe Gozen also faces challenges such as overcoming criticism for Being a female samurai, also she had to risk her life to become a samurai. Finally, Tomoe Gozen also had a return which is when she comes home a starts a new life with a family, and at the end she becomes a nun. In conclusion, Tomoe Gozen was a very strong and independent woman who didn't allow gender to affect her choice to become the very best samurai. However, her blind loyalty to her lord led her into some very dangerous situations.
He survived many battles and lived a long life for a samurai. He was one of the best samurais in his era. Even though other people wanted his position, Hattori Hanzo was very loyal, was good at planning, and was successful at putting ninjas into service. This loyal samurai was born in Mikawa Province and was known for his planning and strategy war. “During the Tensho Iga War, Hanzo planned a brilliant defense of the ninja homeland in Iga Province against Oda Nobukatsu in 1579” (Turnbull,S).