Ancient arts: Japanese calligraphy

Calligraphy is one of the great Japanese arts. This is exemplified in the Japanese word for calligraphy, shodō 書道. The second kanji of the word, 道, means road. All the great Japanese arts have this kanji in their name. Examples are: sadō 茶道 the way of tea jūdō 柔道 the famous martial art, literally the... Continue Reading →

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