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Facts about ninja and samurai throughout Japan’s history.

Did Japanese Ninja Ever Celebrate the Lunar New Year?

January 29, 2014 Logen Lanka

Last updated on January 18th, 2017Within Asia, many countries celebrate the Lunar New Year (or Chinese New Year) as a major holiday. These countries usually have historical influences from China, or possess a large population of Chinese. They include countries like South […]

Light Through The Darkest Night

December 23, 2011 Logen Lanka

Last updated on June 10th, 2016Beneath the cloak of darkness, borrowing the moon’s light, the ninja slithers through the forest vegetation. Passing grey clouds cover the moon. Any ambient light that had existed was diminished, rendering the ninja’s sight […]

Ninja Techniques Inspired By Animals

December 16, 2011 Logen Lanka

Last updated on February 10th, 2017Masters at adapting to and blending with their environment, the ninja learnt much from the observation of animals and insects. The invaluable insights accumulated had inspired many techniques of the shinobi. Hiding inside an […]

Scaling And Breaching Castle Walls

December 12, 2011 Logen Lanka

Last updated on June 10th, 2016Ninja often disguised themselves as servants on official errands or concealed themselves in cargo boxes to infiltrate the castle front gates undetected. The alternative was the arduous scaling of walls in the dark to […]

How Have The Ninja Evolved?

September 16, 2008 Anonymous Writers

Many of you out there were introduced to ninjas when watching popular TV shows like “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”. They often represent the ninjas as the brave warriors who are strictly against the evil and wrongful affairs. They are […]

Documentary About Ninja Warriors

September 9, 2008 Logen Lanka

Enjoy this 25 minute documentary about the history of ninja. Despite certain inaccuracies, this is a good video to watch. Part One: Ancient Warriors – The Ninja Part Two: Ancient Warriors – The Ninja Part Three: Ancient Warriors – […]

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