Welcome to EverybodyWiki ! Nuvola apps kgpg.png Sign in or create an account to improve, watchlist or create an article like a company page or a bio (yours ?)...

Sarashi

From EverybodyWiki Bios & Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search


The Japanese term 'sarashi' refers to a type of bleached cloth.[1][2] Such cloth may be used to wrap around the body under a kimono. It may be used to wrap around the chest area,[3][4] sometimes it is wrapped round below the belly during pregnancy, or around the waist after the birth of a child. It may also be used by men.[5] The whiteness and purity of the cloth has ritual significance, therefore it may also be used in rituals.[6][7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. James Curtis Hepburn. A Japanese and English Dictionary: With and English and Japanese Index. p. 375.
  2. "晒し". Jisho.
  3. "How to bind your chest".
  4. Stanley B. Burns, Elizabeth A. Burns (2006). Geisha: a photographic history, 1872-1912. PowerHouse Books. p. 114.CS1 maint: Uses authors parameter (link)
  5. Amdur, Ellis. Hidden in Plain Sight: Esoteric Power Training within Japanese Martial Traditions. ISBN 9781937439378.
  6. Tatsuichi Horikiri. The Stories Clothes Tell: Voices of Working-Class Japan. p. 166.
  7. E. Leslie Williams (2007). Spirit Tree: Origins of Cosmology in Shintô Ritual at Hakozaki. University Press Of America. p. 124. ISBN 978-0761834168.


Others articles of the Topic Japan : Risa Coda, Makoto Yuki, Mystic Wand, Miki Mizuasa, Sasa Handa, Kelly Shibari, Ryo Hitomi

Others articles of the Topic Fashion : Vratim (brand), Saiid Kobeisy, Mufti (brand), Lana Austin, Going commando, Vita Kin, Mathias le Fèvre


This article "Sarashi" is from Wikipedia. The list of its authors can be seen in its historical and/or the page Edithistory:Sarashi. Articles copied from Draft Namespace on Wikipedia could be seen on the Draft Namespace of Wikipedia and not main one.


Compte Twitter EverybodyWiki Follow us on https://twitter.com/EverybodyWiki !