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Japanese Spirits, Ghosts, and Monsters!

Published: August 6, 2018

It's Obake (monsters/ghosts) night! In Japanese folklore, obake are a combination of supernatural creatures/urban legends/monsters.

Villagers were interacted with many obake, from the screaming Okiku to the polite but malicious Kappa, all across Mori no Ike! They learned about Japanese myths and folklore from both past and present. We then gathered around the campfire to discuss the types of Obake and why they existed.

Take a look at the album linked on this post to see more pictures from our most popular evening program!

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