Re: Jewelery and the Japanese
>From: JESSICA DODGEBuddhists use rosaries as well.
>Subject: [CALONTIR] Jewelery and the Japanese
>Roseries are CHRISTIAN which did not appear untill very much
>From: Ellen Badgley <flyingrat42@...>A casual glance through one of my Japanese art books shows them in
>For example, rosaries are not inherently
>Christian: the Buddhists have been using them for ages.
artwork of the Heian period.
>(Check out some of the HeianGood thought! Rosary here:
>pics from the Costume Museum-- http://www.iz2.or.jp-- for details of
>the types of hair ornaments and "doodads" worn by men and women at