Category People

Prince Shōtoku

Prince Shotoku with Two Princes by Kano Osanobu

Prince Shōtoku was a legendary figure in Japanese history, known for his contributions to the development of Buddhism in Japan…

Lafcadio Hearn

Lafcadio Hearn portrait

Lafcadio Hearn was a writer of Greek-Irish origin who is best known for his writings about Japan. He was born…