A Japanese battledore 羽子板

The Japanese battledore "HAGOITA" is a racket of the wooden board with which a girl plays in the New Year. 


Moreover, the gorgeous racket for appreciation is decorated as a talisman in the room. 


The kimono girls play battledore and shuttlecock in the New Year of Japan. The scenery looks very elegant. 


Kamikochi in the Japan Alps


Kamikochi of the Hida mountain range is a mountains scenic spot which is leading in Japan. 


The word "Kamikochi" has a meaning of "the place where God of Japan descends." 


This is the wonderful world with beautiful mountains, a lake, a mountain stream, and a forest. 


And it is the place which gives peacefulness to all the people.