namahage (monsters) on omamori

Reblogged: What’s inside a Japanese good luck charm?

Originally posted on gozumezu:
If you have visited Japan, you might have gotten at least one lucky charm or omamori¬†from shrines or temples. They are usually small bags, smaller than a business card, made out woven cloth. The purpose of charms depends on what you want or where you bought them. For example, if you…