Kōdō 香道 - "Way of Incense" is the Japanese art of appreciating incense, and is counted as one of the three classical Japanese arts of refinement (kadō, or ikebana for flower arrangement, kōdō for incense, and sadō for the tea ceremony).
Oiran (花魁) - Oiran were the highest class of courtesans in Edo (now known as Tokyo). An oiran was valued not only for her beauty and charm, but also her wit, knowledge, and skill in traditional Japanese arts.
Tokyo Otaku Mode Special Creator Rakusui’s new doujinshi *Hikari Gekijo* has arrived. This doujinshi features 16 pages of delicate illustrations. The main theme of this series is “Japanesque.” The illustrations are colorful, yet the colors are very soft, like what you see in traditional Japanese art. You will be pleasantly surprised with each turn of the page.