Daruma Doll Market at Shirakawa City, Fukushima

11th February, 2017 | at Shirakawa City, Fukushima   A daruma doll is an ornament shaped like egg with a human face and no hands or legs. A daruma is a piece of folk art, shaped like Dharma (the founder of a Buddhist sect) seated in a kneeling position, and made from paper mache (paper pasted over wood or bamboo, etc. It's customary to paint the eyes in on a giant daruma after winning an election. official website ››  http://shirakawa315.com/eng/index.html


  • Daruma Doll Market at Shirakawa City, Fukushima   Daruma Doll Market at Shirakawa City, Fukushima
      白河だるま市(福島県白河市)